Beginning Programming with C++ For Dummies, 2nd Edition
By Stephen R. Davis
Publisher: Wiley / For Dummies
Final Release Date: October 2014
Pages: 456

Learn to:

  • Think like a programmer and understand how C++ works
  • Create programs and get bugs out of your code
  • Master basic development concepts and techniques in C++
  • Work with the Code::Blocks C++ compiler, available online

Programming made easy with the definitive guide to the popular C++ language

Want to get started with programming but don’t know quite where to begin? This complete guide to learning C++ programming will help you start your journey! Learn to walk the programming walk while figuring out how to use C++, install and use the compiler, work with loops, grasp objects and classes, and write real programs that work.

  • Let’s get started — get a complete grasp of what computers need to work, what algorithms are, and how programming languages function
  • Get functional — find out how to write simple expressions, declare integer variables, and make decisions within a program
  • Exterminate — get the bugs out of your programs with an in-depth look at debugging, unit tests, and using predefined preprocessor commands
  • Take it one step further — explore more advanced topics on your own, with tips on where to start and how to find more information

Open the book and find:

  • How programming languages work
  • How to master basic development concepts in C++
  • Tips for getting rid of bugs in your code
  • How to work with integer and character expressions
  • The essential parts of control and looping structures
  • How to use constructors and destructors
  • How to build data structures that mimic the real world
  • Advanced language features to ramp up your code

Visit the companion website at​ingcplusplus for code from the book and an updated C++ compiler.

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Good book for start

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    If I will have friends, who can read English books, I will recommend this one.

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