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Refactoring: Improving the Design of Existing Code

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Ask HN: What books had the greatest effect on how you structure your code?


butlersean: After reading I began to think about programming as an algebraic transformation from one system to another, in doing so radically reduced the amount of errors I made.

InclinedPlane: If I could shove that book down every coder's throat in the world I would. Or, if I could even just get them to use extract method like ... half the times they should I'd consider that to be a major historical achievement.

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