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C for Dummies

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If you're like most people, the above seems like nonsense. Actually, it's computer sense--C programming. After digesting "C For Dummies, 2nd Edition, " you'll understand it. C programs are fast, concise and versatile. They let you boss your computer around for a change. So turn on your computer, get a free compiler and editor (the book tells you w
Paperback, Second Edition, 390 pages
Published May 7th 2004 by Wiley Publishing (first published 1997)
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An absolutely excellent primer for C programming. I taught myself from step one off of this book. Entertaining and educational, and the jokes mostly worked!
Great book for starting out. However, must be followed up by a lot of actual practice to really learn the language.
very simpliied book with many examples on every objective that makes it easy for every learner.
Brian Mercer
mostly helpful, but sometimes the tone of the book was overly comedic and lacked actual information, which was frustrating.
if only it did more on pointer and linked lists.
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