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C++ from the Ground Up, Third Edition

C++ from the Ground Up, Third Edition
Author: Herbert Schildt
ISBN 13: 9780072228977
ISBN 10: 72228970
Edition: 3
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
Publication Date: 2003-03-26
Format: Paperback
Pages: 624
List Price: $47.00

Your Fast-Paced Guide to C++ Success!

No one teaches C++ better than Herb Schildt. That's why his books are the choice of millions worldwide. Now you, too, can quickly master C++ using his proven method. In this fully updated new edition, Herb explains the C++ language, from its fundamentals to its most advanced features. You'll start with an overview of C++ and the general form of a C++ program. You'll then learn essentials such as control statements, operators, variables, classes, and objects. Then it's on to exceptions, templates, namespaces, run-time type ID, and the Standard Template Library (STL). There is even a synopsis of the extended keywords used for .NET programming—all presented in Herb's clear, crisp, uncompromising style.

You will learn about:

  • The general form of a C++ program
  • Data types, operators, and expressions
  • Control statements
  • Functions
  • Pointers and references
  • Classes and objects
  • Function and operator overloading
  • Constructors and destructors
  • Templates
  • Exception handling
  • Inheritance
  • Virtual functions
  • The C++ I/O system
  • Run-time type ID
  • Namespaces
  • The Standard Template Library (STL)
  • Object-oriented programming (OOP) principles
  • And much, much more!