Now in its fourth edition, A Book on C retains the features that have made it a proven, best-selling tutorial and reference on the ANSI C programming language. This edition builds on the many existing strengths of the text to improve, update, and extend the coverage of C, and now includes information on transitioning to Java and C++ from C.
Beginners and professional programmers alike will benefit from the numerous examples and extensive exercises developed to guide readers through each concept. Step-by-step dissections of program code illuminate the correct usage and syntax of C language constructs and reveal the underlying logic of their application. The clarity of exposition and format of the book make it an excellent reference on all aspects of C.
Highlights of A Book on C, Fourth Edition :
New edition of a tutorial and reference intended for both beginners and professional programmers. Contains numerous examples, extensive exercises, and step-by-step dissections of program code which illuminate the correct usage and syntax of C language constructs and reveal the underlying logic of their application. Emphasizes recursion, multifile programming, abstract data types, transitioning to C++, concepts of object-oriented programming, and transitioning from C to Java. Provides convenient tables for reference to key programming functions and C features. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.