Thinking in C++, 2nd Edition
by Bruce Eckel
Publisher: Prentice Hall 2003
Number of pages: 1600
The new edition of Bruce Eckel's Thinking in C++ is an excellent tutorial to mastering this rich (and sometimes daunting) programming language, filled with expert advice and written in a patient, knowledgeable style. The emphasis here is on practical programming, so there's basic advice on using header files, preprocessor directives, and namespaces to organize code effectively.
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by Juan Soulie - cplusplus.com
These tutorials explain the C++ language from its basics up to the newest features of ANSI-C++, including basic concepts such as arrays or classes and advanced concepts such as polymorphism or templates. The tutorial is oriented in a practical way.
by Rob Miller - Imperial College London
These lecture notes are designed for an introductory course on programming, using the imperative core of C++. Very little previous programming experience is assumed. All the example programs have been written in ANSI standard C++.
by Herbert Schildt - McGraw-Hill Osborne Media
Written by Herb Schildt, this step-by-step book is ideal for first-time programmers or those new to C++. The modular approach of this series, including sample projects and progress checks, makes it easy to learn to use C++ at your own pace.
by Jeremy A. Hansen - Rook's Guide Press
This Creative Commons-licensed textbook written by Norwich University students and faculty aims to provide an introduction to the C++ programming language. In this book, we will favor older techniques, pre-C++11 (introduced in 2011).