C++: A Beginner's Guide, Second Edition

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  • Edition: 2nd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2003-12-22
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
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Millions and millions'¬”there are millions of aspiring C++ programmers that will continue to enter the market in the years to come, looking to join the millions of existing C++ programmers Written by the top ace in the programming book business, this title is optimized for the new programmer and designed to deliver the single best introduction to C++ C++ is the premier software development language, and more code is written in C++ than in any other language Presents the major topics of the C++ language, including functions, classes, objects, overloading, templates, namespaces, inheritance, virtual functions, run-time type ID, and more

Author Biography

Herbert Schildt (Mahomet, IL) is a leading programming author. He is an authority on the C, C++, Java, and C# programming languages, and a master Windows programmer. His programming books have sold more than three million copies worldwide and have been translated into all major foreign languages. He is the author of numerous best-sellers including, C++: The Complete Reference, C: The Complete Reference, C++ from the Ground Up, Java 2: The Complete Reference, Java 2: A Beginner's Guide, C#: A Beginner's Guide, The Art of Java and many more. Schildt holds a master's degree in computer science from the University of Illinois.

Table of Contents

Ch 1: C++ Fundamentals

Ch 2: Introducing Data Types and Operators

Ch 3: Program Control Statements

Ch 4: Arrays, Strings, and Pointers

Ch 5: Introducing Functions

Ch 6: A Closer Look at Functions

Ch 7: More Data Types and Operators

Ch 8: Classes and Objects

Ch 9: A Closer Look at Classes

Ch 10: Inheritance, Virtual Functions, and Polymorphism

Ch 11: The C++ I/O System

Ch 12: Exceptions, Templates, and Other Advanced Topics

Appendix A: The C++ Preprocessor

Appendix B: The .NET Extended Keywords

Appendix C: Working with an Older C++ Compiler

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