Threading in C#
by Joseph Albahari
An extensive online book on multithreading in C#. This tackles difficult issues such as thread safety, when to use Abort, Wait Handles vs Wait and Pulse, the implications of Apartment Threading in Windows Forms, using Thread Pooling, Synchronization Contexts, Memory Barriers and non-blocking synchronization constructs.
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by James D. Foxall - Sams
Light, but thorough introduction to C#. The author guides readers step-by-step through a cohesive presentation of the basics of C#. Once the basics are understood, he shows how to apply this knowledge to real-world Windows programming tasks using C#.
by Faraz Rasheed
The book introduces the C# language and the .NET framework. It covers the C# basics, object oriented programming, interfaces, exceptions, delegates, database access with ADO.NET, Windows forms applications, multi-threading and asynchronous I/O.
by Rob Miles
The book on C# used by the Department of Computer Science in the University of Hull as the basis of the first year programming course. The key features: practice - do a lot of programming, study - look at programs written by other, and persistence.
The book is compiled from Stack Overflow Documentation, written by the people at Stack Overflow. Organized around concepts and use cases, this updated edition provides intermediate and advanced programmers with a concise map of C# and .NET knowledge.