C++: How to Program

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Prentice Hall, 2010 - Computers - 1068 pages
KEY BENEFIT: This comprehensive best-seller is aimed at readers with little or no programming experience. It teaches by presenting the concepts in the context of full working programs and takes an early-objects approach. The authors emphasize achieving program clarity through structured and object-oriented programming, software reuse and component-oriented software construction. KEY TOPICS: Introduction to Computers, the Internet and World Wide Web; Introduction to C++ Programming; Introduction to Classes and Objects; Control Statements: Part 1; Control Statements: Part 2; Functions and an Introduction to Recursion; Arrays and Vectors; Pointers and Pointer-Based Strings; Classes: A Deeper Look, Part 1; Classes: A Deeper Look, Part 2; Object-Oriented Programming: Inheritance; Object-Oriented Programming: Polymorphism; (Optional) ATM Case Study, Part 1: Object-Oriented Design with the UML; (Optional) ATM Case Study, Part 2: Implementing an Object-Oriented Design; Exception Handling; Templates; Operator Overloading; String and Array Objects; String Processing with Class string; Stream Input/Output; File and String Stream Processing; Searching and Sorting; Data Structures; Standard Template Library (STL); Bits, Characters, C-Strings and structs; Game Programming with Ogre; Boost Libraries, Technical Report 1 and C++0x; Other Topics; Operator Precedence and Associativity Chart; ASCII Character Set; Fundamental Types; Number Systems; C Legacy Code Topics; Preprocessor; UML 2: Additional Diagram Types; Using the Visual Studioreg; 2008 Debugger; Using the GNUtrade; C++ Debugger. MARKET: A useful reference for programmers.

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It is a good book with more practical approach instilling the learner to earning skills rather than theoretical conceptions. Its orderly arrangement is openly evident thus confusion free.

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Best book for reader to learn the basics of C++ .. :)

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Paul J. Deitel, CEO and Chief Technical Officer of Deitel & Associates, Inc., is a graduate of MIT's Sloan School of Management, where he studied Information Technology. He holds the Java Certified Programmer and Java Certified Developer certifications, and has been designated by Sun Microsystems as a Java Champion. Through Deitel & Associates, Inc., he has delivered Java, C, C++, C# and Visual Basic courses to industry clients, including IBM, Sun Microsystems, Dell, Lucent Technologies, Fidelity, NASA at the Kennedy Space Center, the National Severe Storm Laboratory, White Sands Missile Range, Rogue Wave Software, Boeing, Stratus, Cambridge Technology Partners, Open Environment Corporation, One Wave, Hyperion Software, Adra Systems, Entergy, CableData Systems, Nortel Networks, Puma, iRobot, Invensys and many more. He has also lectured on Java and C++ for the Boston Chapter of the Association for Computing Machinery. He and his father, Dr. Harvey M. Deitel, are the world's best-selling programming language textbook authors.


Dr. Harvey M. Deitel, Chairman and Chief Strategy Officer of Deitel & Associates, Inc., has 45 years of academic and industry experience in the computer field. Dr. Deitel earned B.S. and M.S. degrees from the MIT and a Ph.D. from Boston University. He has 20 years of college teaching experience, including earning tenure and serving as the Chairman of the Computer Science Department at Boston College before founding Deitel & Associates, Inc., with his son, Paul J. Deitel. He and Paul are the co-authors of several dozen books and multimedia packages and they are writing many more. With translations published in Japanese, German, Russian, Spanish, Traditional Chinese, Simplified Chinese, Korean, French, Polish, Italian, Portuguese, Greek, Urdu and Turkish, the Deitels' texts have earned international recognition. Dr. Deitel has delivered hundreds of professional seminars to major corporations, academic institutions, government organizations and the military.

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