Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “C++ for Dummies [With CDROM]” as Want to Read:
C++ for Dummies [With CDROM]
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

C++ for Dummies [With CDROM] (For Dummies)

3.47  ·  Rating Details  ·  133 Ratings  ·  5 Reviews
Enter the world of computer programming with this step-by-step guide to the C++ language C++ is a great introduction to object-oriented programming, and this friendly guide covers everything you need to know and nothing you don't. You'll write your first program by the end of Chapter 1."C++ For Dummies, 6th Edition," helps you understand C++ programming from the ground up. ...more
Paperback, 402 pages
Published May 1st 2009 by For Dummies (first published 1994)
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about C++ for Dummies [With CDROM], please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about C++ for Dummies [With CDROM]

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 490)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Robert Beveridge
Stephen R. Davis, C++ for Dummies (IDG, 1994)

One of the main problems (from my perspective) with the vast majority of C++ books on the market is that they're written for C programmers who want to migrate. What's a person to do who knows very little about C and wants to learn C++? The obvious answer is that he gets on an insanely steep learning curve, unless he wants to go back and learn C before tackling the plethora of C++ how-to books on the market.

Davis' book is no exception, despite being fr
...more
Raju
Dec 09, 2014 Raju rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
Not a bad book for beginning C++ programming. Author touches upon all the high level C++ constructs. Though I find the humour irritating at times. Overall, would recommend for somebody starting out on C++
Brian
Apr 16, 2012 Brian rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
This is an amzaing book for those who are interested in learning how to create computer programs and softwares using C++. The -for Dummies series of books are great in teaching the basics of a programming. The author however, could be alitte more specific on the more advance things and be more details. Some of the things written in here can seem misleading, but with practice, one could learn really smooth and quickly.
Lyle Appleyard
I read an older version of thsi book. It was a good introduction. It covered Object Orientented programming. I got this from a used books store. If I was to get into this programming, I would need to get a more up to date book.
Sergey Kochergan
Good intro to C++ programming language.
Chris Rodriguez
Chris Rodriguez marked it as to-read
Aug 29, 2016
Sonja Biermann
Sonja Biermann marked it as to-read
Aug 28, 2016
John Greg
John Greg marked it as to-read
Aug 27, 2016
spemcer lyman
spemcer lyman marked it as to-read
Aug 14, 2016
kenneth a rankin
kenneth a rankin rated it really liked it
Aug 03, 2016
Jack Lindgren
Jack Lindgren marked it as to-read
Jul 23, 2016
Abdulah Kadić
Abdulah Kadić marked it as to-read
Jul 20, 2016
Jonathan
Jonathan marked it as to-read
Jul 18, 2016
Lee
Lee added it
Jul 14, 2016
Martin Robertson
Martin Robertson marked it as to-read
Jul 08, 2016
Bojidar
Bojidar marked it as to-read
Jul 03, 2016
Risa
Risa added it
Jul 02, 2016
Nourehanne Masoud
Nourehanne Masoud marked it as to-read
Jul 01, 2016
Amiel
Amiel added it
Jul 10, 2016
Paola
Paola marked it as to-read
Jun 10, 2016
Albert Stadler
Albert Stadler marked it as to-read
Jun 08, 2016
Mohamed Salah
Mohamed Salah marked it as to-read
Jun 08, 2016
Wicca Rossini
Wicca Rossini marked it as to-read
Jun 04, 2016
Sondre
Sondre marked it as to-read
May 28, 2016
Oosha Hs
Oosha Hs marked it as to-read
May 23, 2016
Mohamed
Mohamed marked it as to-read
May 01, 2016
Miko
Miko is currently reading it
Apr 28, 2016
Chaoticreader
Chaoticreader marked it as to-read
Apr 28, 2016
« previous 1 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 16 17 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
  • Java All-In-One for Dummies
  • PHP & MySQL For Dummies (For Dummies)
  • Creating Web Pages For Dummies
  • Beginning Programming with Java for Dummies
  • HTML 4 for Dummies
  • Beginning Programming for Dummies [With CDROM]
  • Practical C++ Programming
  • Learning Java
  • C++ Primer
  • C Programming: A Modern Approach
  • Modern C++ Design: Generic Programming and Design Patterns Applied
  • Mastering Algorithms with C
  • Algorithmics: The Spirit of Computing
  • Blogging for Dummies
  • iPod & iTunes For Dummies
  • Programming Windows
  • C: The Complete Reference
  • Security in Computing

Goodreads is hiring!

If you like books and love to build cool products, we may be looking for you.
Learn more »

Other Books in the Series

For Dummies (1 - 10 of 79 books)
  • A Little Bit of Everything For Dummies
  • Football for Dummies
  • French All-In-One for Dummies, with CD
  • Diabetes for Dummies
  • Spanish for Dummies
  • Calculus for Dummies
  • Statistics for Dummies
  • Mythology for Dummies
  • Accounting for Dummies
  • Scrivener For Dummies

Share This Book