Software Development

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The Pragmatic Programmer
1.  The Pragmatic Programmer by Andrew Hunt
The list author says:
  "Excellent insights into a great developers mentality"
£24.79   Used & New from: £17.03
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (40 customer reviews)

Design patterns : elements of reusable object-oriented software
2.  Design patterns : elements of reusable object-oriented software by Erich Gamma
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  "Seminal book on Design Patterns. An absolute must for any developers library. Slightly dry in its delivery and examples in C or Smalltalk"
£24.73   Used & New from: £18.19
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (69 customer reviews)

Refactoring: Improving the Design of Existing Code (Object Technology Series)
3.  Refactoring: Improving the Design of Existing Code (Object Technology Series) by Martin Fowler
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  "Another 'must' for the bookshelf"
£30.29   Used & New from: £18.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (38 customer reviews)

Extreme Programming Explained: Embrace Change
4.  Extreme Programming Explained: Embrace Change by Kent Beck
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  "The book that started it all (Agile). In its second ed. much is rewritten to the readers benifit."
£23.79   Used & New from: £14.39
3.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (13 customer reviews)

Test Driven Development (The Addison-Wesley Signature Series)
5.  Test Driven Development (The Addison-Wesley Signature Series) by Kent Beck
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  "TDD by example, excellent introduction to TDD"
£22.99   Used & New from: £10.82
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Patterns of Enterprise Application Architecture (The Addison-Wesley Signature Series)
6.  Patterns of Enterprise Application Architecture (The Addison-Wesley Signature Series) by Martin Fowler
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  "More specific usage of Patterns, examples in .Net and Java"
£32.24   Used & New from: £24.84
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (25 customer reviews)

UML Distilled: A Brief Guide to the Standard Object Modeling Language (Object Technology Series)
7.  UML Distilled: A Brief Guide to the Standard Object Modeling Language (Object Technology Series) by Martin Fowler
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  "Good introduction & reference to UML"
£26.86   Used & New from: £8.84
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User Stories Applied: For Agile Software Development (Addison-Wesley Signature)
8.  User Stories Applied: For Agile Software Development (Addison-Wesley Signature) by Mike Cohn
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  "Practical guide to requiements gathering with an Agile/XP flavour"
£27.19   Used & New from: £16.93
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