C Elements of Style
by Steve Oualline
Publisher: M & T Books 1992
Number of pages: 265
This book is handy guide and a programmer's style manual for elegant C and C++ programs. It covers the principals of good programming style, teaching C and C++ programmers how to write code that can be easily read, understood, and maintained by others. Whether you're a student or professional programmer, you'll benefit from the many tips and techniques for constructing elegant, reliable code.
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- The C Guru
C is not a high level language, instead it is a mid level language with simplicity of high level language and power of low-level language. As a result programs written in C are very fast. C is used to create UNIX, Linux, Windows, Photoshop.
by Nick Parlante - Stanford University
A 45 page summary of the C language. Explains all the common features and techniques for the C language. The coverage is pretty quick, so it is most appropriate for someone with some programming background who needs to see how C works.
by Daniel Holden - buildyourownlisp.com
In this book you'll learn the C programming language, and at the same time learn how to build your very own programming language, a minimal Lisp, in under 1000 lines of code. This book is not suitable as a first programming language book ...
by David Thielen - Addison-Wesley
The book offers a revolutionary approach to software development by showing how to write error-free code from the start. Presented are techniques to stop many kinds of bugs from being included in a program. It also discusses how to test programs.