Pablo's SOLID Software Development
by Derick Bailey
Publisher: LosTechies.com 2009
Number of pages: 81
S.O.L.I.D. is a collection of best-practice, object-oriented design principles which can be applied to your design, allowing you to accomplish various desirable goals such as loose-coupling, higher maintainability, intuitive location of interesting code, etc.
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