The C Programming Language

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Prentice-Hall, 1978 - C (Computer program language). - 228 pages
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Known as the bible of C, this classic bestseller introduces the C programming language and illustrates algorithms, data structures, and programming techniques.

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User Review  - ManuelCaveira - LibraryThing

After you have learn a little bit about C and feel somewhat comfortable, get this book. It will be the only book about C you will need on your shelf. Read full review

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I literally stood in line outside a bookstore, waiting for them to open, so that I could buy this book. I love the blurb on the back, referring to the first edition (aka K&R C): The first edition of ... Read full review


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About the author (1978)

Brian Kernighan received his Ph.D. in electrical engineering from Princeton University in 1969. He was in the Computing Science Research Center at Bell Laboratories from 1969 to 2000 and now teaches in the Computer Science department at Princeton. He is the co-author of several computer science books, including THE C PROGRAMMING LANGUAGE and THE UNIX PROGRAMMING ENVIRONMENT.

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