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C: How to Program

3.95  ·  Rating details ·  311 ratings  ·  15 reviews
For courses in C - Intro to Programming/CS1, C - Programming for Business; C - Programming for Technology, and for programming language survey courses. Highly practical in approach, this text introduces fundamental notions of structured programming and software engineering - and progresses quickly to more intermediate material. It covers the full C language, key library fu ...more
Paperback, Fourth Edition, 1255 pages
Published July 18th 2003 by Prentice Hall (first published February 4th 1992)
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Hosein
Jul 19, 2014 rated it liked it
Used to read this book in order to pass Programming course in the university. I suppose most of the universities in Iran teach C language and they usually use this book as a resource. Having some mistakes in the Persian printed version makes me rate it 3 star.
Boni Aditya
Apr 16, 2020 rated it it was ok
This is definitely how you should not learn programming.
This can be used as a reference book and should not be used for beginners to teach programming.

The book is too voluminous and will not let you become a programmer, you can read the entire book and solve all the problems given in the book and yet remain unable to program.

So I would not recommend using this book if you are a beginner. In fact programming can't be learned effectively through books. It would be wise to read books after you bec
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I've always had a phobia when it came to programming, especially anything concerning "arrays" or "pointers". I remember borrowing this book from the university's library after being stuck for days in my assignment, and little did I know that this book would improve my programming skills tremendously. Don't let the "ant" on the cover page make you think that this book is a waste of time because it's the best reference one can have if he/she has no background at all in programming as a whole. I tr ...more
Joky
Jul 27, 2011 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
ok
Dan
Jan 10, 2011 rated it really liked it
My first programming book... This is where it all started!! :)
Tressa
Sep 06, 2007 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: Programming
This book had great examples and was useful to me when I first started programming.
Petré Kutos
May 30, 2020 rated it really liked it
Impressive
Ali
Jan 07, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Please tell me how I read I was Mark as want to read but now how I read🤔
Arthur dos Santos
Jun 01, 2013 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: acadêmicos
"How is it possible that a book with a surfer bug on the cover is not good?" - That was the first thing that crossed my mind when saw this book on the library shelf, and it is really great indeed! I had tried other books on the same subject, but it seem to me that they were meant to be read by programmers, and I wanted to learn how to program. The craziest thing is that (as the title sugests) this one really show you 'how to program'! To wrap up: if you're just getting to know C language, you mu ...more
Aytaç Cici
Jul 03, 2012 rated it really liked it
Günümüzde Programlamaya ildi duyan insanlar genellikle C öğrenerek bu işe başlarlar. C Dilini incelikleriyle öğrenmesinize yardımcı olacak bir rehber kitap.
Raj
May 01, 2008 rated it really liked it
Shelves: programming
Read the 3rd edition, which I couldn't find on goodreads.
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Alex T.K
Sep 19, 2013 rated it really liked it
This book explains very clearly and understandable. This book really helped me as a newbie programmer.
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Feb 05, 2015 rated it it was amazing
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N Islam
Mar 09, 2012 rated it it was amazing
Excellent book for an introduction into C. Has everything you would possibly need and more.
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