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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