Pro TypeScript

Application-Scale JavaScript Development

Authors: Fenton, Steve

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  • Teaches you how to write large-scale JavaScript programs that can run in any web browser or on any web server using Microsoft’s TypeScript language
  • Gets under the hood of the language, to show you how to use it effectively
  • New edition of the popular professional guide by the author of the first-ever book on the TypeScript language
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  • ISBN 978-1-4842-3249-1
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About this book

Explore the features of this innovative open source language in depth, from working with the type system through object-orientation to understanding the runtime and the TypeScript compiler. This fully revised and updated second edition of Steve Fenton’s popular book covers everything you need to discover this fascinating language and transform your experience of JavaScript development.

What’s New in This Edition

  • Coverage of major changes to modules, namespaces, and module loading
  • New guidance on how to use inference to reduce the effort of using TypeScript
  • Recommendations on compiler options
  • A wide range of feature updates from intersections and tuples to async/await and the new approach to mixins

What You’ll Learn

  • Understand the TypeScript type system, and how to use it effectively
  • Apply object-oriented design using TypeScript
  • Use modules effectively to manage large programs
  • Integrate existing frameworks and libraries into your TypeScript program

Who This Book Is For

Web developers looking for a modern approach to JavaScript development


About the authors

Steve Fenton is a Microsoft MVP for Visual Studio and Development Technologies. He has been sharing his passion for TypeScript since October 2012, presenting at developer meet-ups, running training sessions, and answering questions on Stack Overflow. He has worked on large-scale JavaScript applications for over 14 years, and with TypeScript for over five years. In his spare time, he writes unit-testing frameworks, behavior-driven development frameworks, and web crawlers. He lives in Basingstoke, United Kingdom with his wife Rebecca and daughter Lily, and enjoys studying psychology and philosophy.

Table of contents (10 chapters)

Table of contents (10 chapters)

Buy this book

eBook $34.99
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-4842-3249-1
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $44.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4842-3248-4
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Pro TypeScript
Book Subtitle
Application-Scale JavaScript Development
Authors
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Apress
Copyright Holder
Steve Fenton
eBook ISBN
978-1-4842-3249-1
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4842-3249-1
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4842-3248-4
Edition Number
2
Number of Pages
XXVII, 287
Number of Illustrations
20 b/w illustrations, 33 illustrations in colour
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