Originally released in October of 2012, the SharePoint 2013 deployment guide has been updated a few times. Each update coincides with the various updates to the product itself. The result? A comprehensive guide that spans over 1,000 pages. The table of contents is over 30 pages alone.
The guide is downloadable and comes in .doc, .epub, .modi, and .pdf formats.
You can grab this latest, massive release of the guide here: Downloadable eBook: Deployment guide for SharePoint 2013