The C Programming Language

Learning C++ and C Programming

Why is the C language still popular? Size. C is small, fast and powerful.

Why C++? According to the language's creator, Bjarne Stroustrup, "Basically, nothing that can handle complexity runs as fast as C++." This is why C++ is the language of choice for powerful desktop software, hardware-accelerated games, and memory-intensive apps.

And yes, C and C++ are more difficult to learn than the languages they have influenced including Java and C#. But you can become a C and C++ master with these guides from the creators and most respected leaders in C/C++ programming. And once you can write in C or C++, learning another programming language will be a cinch.

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C Programming Absolute Beginner's Guide, 3rd Edition
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Programming: Principles and Practice Using C++, 2nd Edition
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C Programming Language, 2nd Edition
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The C++ Programming Language, 4th Edition
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C++11 for Programmers, 2nd Edition
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A Tour of C++
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C++ Coding Standards: 101 Rules, Guidelines, and Best Practices
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The CERT® C Coding Standard, Second Edition
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Secure Coding in C and C++, 2nd Edition
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