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Problem Solving with C++: The Object of Programming

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This is the world's leading book for teaching introductory programming concepts and C++ to novices. This book teaches readers how to define their own classes early, while ensuring a solid understanding of basic tools such as simple control structures and function definitions. It takes a measured approach to classes, teaching how to write some simple classes, then adds cons ...more
Paperback, Fourth Edition, 1000 pages
Published July 16th 2002 by Addison Wesley (first published July 1995)
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Ollie Ford
A good introduction, but chapter ordering seems bizarre - e.g. several on data structures injected between introduction and elaboration on class inheritance.

Also some bad practices seemingly needlessly introduced - throwing an int as a method of passing data for example.

Also much repetition - a single page will state something once, have a highlight box with the text copy and pasted, and then state it again before elaborating. Multiple pages of example then follow. It will be mentioned again in
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Lindsay
May 16, 2010 Lindsay rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I read this book before starting a C++ class and I thought this book was much better written than the book were using in class. I think Savitch did a good job breaking down the code examples well for a beginner and introduces things at the perfect rate. I thought the chapters needed a little reorganizing though, as it seemed like some of the concepts were introduced in a weird order. But I noticed that the newer editions have pretty drastic changes in chapter numbers, so maybe that's been fixed. ...more
Haneen
CSC201:Structured Programming
Fall 2011-2012
SuTuTh 3-3:50 pm



I learned the basics of programming on this course..C++ is cool and sometimes boring..
we still didn't finish the book..we gonna complete on it next semester.


CSC202:Object Oriented Programming
Spring 2011-2012
SuTuTh 12-12:50 pm
Clare
Apr 20, 2011 Clare rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Great place to start learning C++.
Brian
Sep 03, 2016 Brian rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
This was a very clear and concise introduction to basic programming task with C++. I especially enjoyed the personality and selected quotes that started each section.
Kevin
Jul 03, 2008 Kevin rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: textbooks
Great beginner book for learning Object oriented programming and C++
za
Oct 09, 2007 za rated it really liked it
Wah akhirnya aku baca buk-buku seperti ini juga. Ajaibnya, setelah aku lulus kuliah. Hihihi.....
Tammy-elizabeth
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Great for beginner programmers of C++. I highly recommend this textbook, especially for the very useful programming projects.
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