Thinking in C++, Volume One: Introduction to Standard C++
In the first edition of Thinking in C++, Bruce Eckel synthesized years of C++ teaching and programming experience into a beautifully structured course in making the most of the language. It became an instant classic, winning the 1995 Software Development Jolt Cola Award for best book of the year. Now, Eckel has thoroughly rewritten Thinking in C++ to reflect the final ANSI...more
This is what so many other books about the process of programming C++ could have been. Eckel uses the most up-to- date C++ standards, the strictest programming techniques, and takes enough time to explain both the how and the why of the things that he's talking about in enough detail that the user, while perhaps needing to read certain sections two or three times to really get the gist of them, should have a thorough understanding of the s...more
I would recommend it to anyone who has programmed in C before and is comfortable with it. The book isn't that noob friendly, so if you are new to the whole idea of programming...more
Eckel has a good discussion of static initializers and their pitfalls, and proposes a novel way of working around the...more
Although I know it might not be the essential feature of C++ language, I really wish to see more up-to-date features of C++ libraries and applications, like socket connection, and maybe also brief introduction of graphic programm...more
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