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Learn C on the Mac

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Considered a classic by an entire generation of Mac programmers, this popular guide has been updated for Mac OS X. Don't know anything about programming? No problem! Acclaimed author Dave Mark starts out with the basics and takes you through a complete course in programming C using Apple's free Xcode tools. This book is perfect for beginners learning to program. It include...more
Paperback, 353 pages
Published December 1st 2008 by Apress
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James Martin
This is a hard sort of book to write well, but I feel Dave Mark has done just it. Introductions to programming are tricky because they involve a lot of work laying a firm foundation, but too much of that can be daunting for people new to the subject. I've done a lot of programming in a lot of different languages, all derived from C (e.g. PHP, AS3, VBA) and always felt a firmer foundation in C would be a real benefit. Lately, I've also wanted to try my hand at Objective-C, and going into that wit...more
Daniel
This is a very well written book especially for people who are absolute beginners to programming. Before reading this book my only experience with programming was a few javascript courses on codeacademy.com yet it was very easy to understand this book. The explanations are very clear and even funny at times to break up some of the monotony.
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