Media praise for Dynamic HTML: The Definitive Reference

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"Weighing in at over 1300 pages, the optimum word in the title is “Definitive”!...takes everything you wanted to know--need to know--about DHTML and presents it in a very useful format...if you are working with DHTML, you are wasting your time if you do not have this book! "
-- Thomas Testi, Blogcritics.org

"Too many computing books have been rushed into print with authors who simply don't know a particular subject deeply. Goodman is at the other extreme; he isn't merely expert with DHTML...he's uniquely knowledgeable and strongly motivated. If you're a developer like Goodman, one who needs to ensure that your Web application does as you intend, you have little choice but to prop DH up beside you, for the different browsers don't behave consistently."
-- Cameron Laird, Unix Review

"Definitive reference fits this title to a "T". Every tag is covered in detail, providing practical description for both the tag and every property along with a practical example. This is most definitely a must have for any developer dealing with dynamic HTML, which is increasingly an important part of site development. "
-- Jeremy Hall, Amazon.com

"Anyone who has spent weeks making their website just perfect only to have their best buddy with a different type of browser say that it’s all wonky knows that a good detailed cross reference resource is invaluable. Having one as well organized and intuitive as this one is nothing short of amazing. "
-- Dr. Tami Brady, TCM Reviews

"...replete with at-a-glance references for the tags, attributes, objects, properties, methods, and events of HTML, XHTML, CSS, DOM and core JavaScript, enabling users to quickly look up a particular feature or language term to see if it is available in desired browser brands and versions. "
-- Sun System News, SystemNews

"Of course, this is a reference book, so there's limited cohesion in the examples. There is no theme to follow and re-create a full-featured DHTML web site. But the book is intended to be a reference. There are other books for step-by-step DHTML development. Likewise, this is a comprehensive reference, and therefore quite a thick book. There are separate CSS and JavaScript references available (also very handy), but this single volume packs a lot of punch."
-- Kirk Holbrook, Maine Flash Platform User Group

"Two books live on my desk when I'm working on Web pages with client-side scripting: David Flanagan's JavaScript: The Definitive Guide, 5th Edition and Danny Goodman's Dynamic HTML: The Definitive Reference, 3rd Edition. They're both huge books, and their content overlaps substantially, but they both keep earning their spots. I reach for Flanagan if the question in my mind is primarily about some aspect of JavaScript, and for Goodman if the question is primarily about some aspect of HTML, XHTML, CSS or the Document Object Model...It's the reference sections of the two books that I return to over and over. "
-- Martin Heller, Strategic Developer, InfoWorld



"...a massive and valuable work, one nearly indispensable to those engaged every day trying to get Web applications to "work right"."
--Cameron Laird, Unix Review