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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This is the language book that made the biggest difference in my software development career. It is also an easy read.

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The book is missing many important parts of the subject. Also the explanations are not so good. Not suitable for someone who wants to learn the subject from scratch. May be an experienced professional ... Read full review


A Tutorial Introduction
Types Operators and Expressions
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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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