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C Programming: A Modern Approach

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Professor King's spiral approach made it accessible to a broad range of readers, from beginners to more advanced students. With adoptions at over 225 colleges, the first edition was one of the leading C textbooks of the last ten years. The second edition maintains all the book's popular features and brings it up to date with coverage of the C99 standard. The new edition al ...more
Paperback, Second Edition, 832 pages
Published April 1st 2008 by W. W. Norton & Company (first published 1996)
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Moataz
This book was the first book which I read in Computer science. It was three years before and all of my experience in dealing with this device which called computer is how to restart and shutdown it!

After reading about seven chapters I fall in programming love, and only two chapters ahead and it becomes one of the most interesting things that I did before.

I was reading it in an academic course at the first level of my faculty, and after finishing the course we was studied only twelve chapters f
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hamid shahrouzi
Mar 29, 2007 hamid shahrouzi rated it 3 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: nobody/by chance
it is very good for beginners.
Vlad Piersec
This is a comprehensive book covering the C programming language. The book tries to cover all the aspects of C, underlining the C99 standards.

Every chapter contains 4 parts. The first part explains the paradigm and sometimes shows code snippets or entire programs. The second part is named Q&A and tries to handle all the special cases or specific problems by answering some very well chosen questions. The third part contains some exercises one can answer by just reading the text or by writing
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Michael
I heartily endorse this book, it is one of my favorites and is so well written I almost consider it literature! It is best used as a teaching book, I don't use it for reference there are other books that are better at that. But even if you already know C, this book is a great tool for helping you understand it better.

By the way, I was there as a student at the very beginning when Dr. King was putting this book together, I even got to proofread some of his early drafts, maybe my name is in the ac
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Daniel
I was told this is the standard work on the C language. I was not disappointed.
Randy
Great book for learning C programming. Well written and easy to follow. Even though I had some programming background, I recommend the book to beginners as this book would be a learning tool.
Joshua Goller
This is an excellent book on C programming. It covers basic use, advanced features, and the standard library. I would highly recommend this book to any person trying to learn C.
Krasytod
От цялата специализирана литература която съм чел тази е втората най-добре написана и разбираема. Разбира се, аз си имам влечеие към по-ниските етажи но и автора се е постарал.
積ん読
Arguably a better introduction to the language than the K&R book.
محمد
Way better than the K&R book.
Comprehensive and simple (most parts).
Abelhe
Logic, interesting and systematic !
Paul Nerger
Best C text for learning.
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