Understanding the essence of LINQ

Date Added: Aug 2009
Format: PDF

In his review of Essential LINQ, TechRepublic blogger Justin James writes that he has a totally different view of LINQ (Language Integrated Query) after reading the book. This sample chapter covers the seven foundations on which an understanding of LINQ can be built. The foundations include: Integrated, Unitive, Extensible, Declarative, Hierarchical, Composable, and Transformative. You'll also learn what goals LINQ is trying to achieve.

Title: Essential LINQ
Authors: Charlie Calvert and Dinesh Kulkarni
Chapter 3: "The Essence of LINQ"
ISBN-13: 978-0-321-56416-0; Copyright 2009 by Addison-Wesley Professional. Used with permission of the publisher. For more information, please visit InformIT.