by Scott Chacon
Publisher: Apress 2009
Number of pages: 300
Git is the version control system developed by Linus Torvalds for Linux kernel development. It took the open source world by storm since its inception in 2005, and is used by small development shops and giants like Google, Red Hat, and IBM, and of course many open source projects.
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by Ryan Hodson - Smashwords
This is an introduction to distributed version control with a focus on command line usage. We explain Git's robust branching, merging, and collaboration capabilities from the ground up, so prior experience with centralized systems is not required.
by Richard E. Silverman - O'Reilly Media
This pocket guide is the perfect on-the-job companion to Git, the distributed version control system. It provides a compact, readable introduction to Git for new users, as well as a reference to common commands for those of you with Git experience.
by Tobias Günther - fournova Software GmbH
The goal of this book is to get you started with version control and Git as quickly and easily as possible. This book doesn't require a master's degree in computer science, it is aimed at beginners of programming, at designers, at project managers...
by Ben Lynn
Git is a version control Swiss army knife. A reliable versatile tool whose extraordinary flexibility makes it tricky to learn, let alone master. Rather than describe one mysterious command after another, we provide recipes for typical workflows.