Beginning Programming with C++ For Dummies

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John Wiley & Sons, Jul 20, 2010 - Computers - 456 pages
An ideal starting point to get a strong grasp of the fundamentals of C++

C++ is an object-oriented programming language commonly adopted by would-be programmers. This book explores the basic development concepts and techniques of C++ and explains the "how" and "why" of C++ programming from the ground up.

You'll discover what goes into creating a program, as well as how to put the various pieces together, deal with standard programming challenges, handle debugging, and make it all work.

  • Details the basics of C++ programming and explores the "how" and "why" of this object-oriented language
  • Addresses the various components that go into creating a program with C++
  • Walks you through common challenges of C++ programming

Assuming no prior experience, Beginning Programming with C++ For Dummies is a fun and friendly guide to learning the C++ language.

Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.


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Its a great start. Should have bought this a long time ago.


Part I Lets Get Started
Part II Writing a Program Decisions Decisions
Part III Becoming a Functional Programmer
Part IV Data Structures
Part V ObjectOriented Programming
Part VI Advanced Strokes
Part VII The Part of Tens

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Stephen R. Davis is a programmer and the bestselling author of several books on the C languages, including C# For Dummies, C++ Weekend Crash Course, and all editions of C++ For Dummies. He currently works for L-3 Communications in the area of Homeland Defense.

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