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Beginning C

3rd Edition

By Ivor Horton

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The updated classic from author, lecturer, and respected academic Ivor Horton, this book is an essential guide for anyone looking to learn the C language from the ground up.

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  • ISBN13: 978-1-59059-253-3
  • 648 Pages
  • User Level: Beginner to Advanced
  • Publication Date: March 21, 2004
  • Available eBook Formats: PDF

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The updated classic from author, lecturer, and respected academic Ivor Horton, Beginning C, Third Edition is the essential guide for anyone looking to learn the C language from the ground up. It is a highly recommended text for training courses and continuing education students, and assumes no prior working knowledge of C.

By reading this book, youll come to understand the fundamentals of the C language and learn how to program. All you need is this book and any one of the widely available free or commercial C or C++ compliers, and you'll soon be writing real C programs.

Youll learn C from the first principles, using step-by-step working examples that you'll create and execute yourself. This book will increase your programming expertise by guiding you through the development of fully-working C applications that use what you've learned in a practical context. You'll also be able to strike out on your own by trying the exercises included at the end of each chapter.

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On page 245:

"strcat(str1, str2, 5); " should be written as "strncat(str1, str2, 5);"

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