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C++ from the Ground Up (From the Ground Up)

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Publisher Comments:

Your Fast-Paced Guide to C++ Success!

No one teaches C++ better than Herb Schildt. That's why his books are the choice of millions worldwide. Now you, too, can quickly master C++ using his proven method. In this fully updated new edition, Herb explains the C++ language, from its fundamentals to its most advanced features. You'll start with an overview of C++ and the general form of a C++ program. You'll then learn essentials such as control statements, operators, variables, classes, and objects. Then it's on to exceptions, templates, namespaces, run-time type ID, and the Standard Template Library (STL). There is even a synopsis of the extended keywords used for .NET programming--all presented in Herb's clear, crisp, uncompromising style.

You will learn about:

  • The general form of a C++ program
  • Data types, operators, and expressions
  • Control statements
  • Functions
  • Pointers and references
  • Classes and objects
  • Function and operator overloading
  • Constructors and destructors
  • Templates
  • Exception handling
  • Inheritance
  • Virtual functions
  • The C++ I/O system
  • Run-time type ID
  • Namespaces
  • The Standard Template Library (STL)
  • Object-oriented programming (OOP) principles
  • And much, much more!

Synopsis:

This C++ resource for beginner to immediate programmers uses a clear, informative and step-by-step style. The book presents examples of source code and shows the results. Readers are encouraged to experiment with the code to gain firsthand experience.

Synopsis:

Your Fast-Paced Guide to C++ Success!

No one teaches C++ better than Herb Schildt. That's why his books are the choice of millions worldwide. Now you, too, can quickly master C++ using his proven method. In this fully updated new edition, Herb explains the C++ language, from its fundamentals to its most advanced features. You'll start with an overview of C++ and the general form of a C++ program. You'll then learn essentials such as control statements, operators, variables, classes, and objects. Then it's on to exceptions, templates, namespaces, run-time type ID, and the Standard Template Library (STL). There is even a synopsis of the extended keywords used for .NET programming--all presented in Herb's clear, crisp, uncompromising style.

You will learn about:

  • The general form of a C++ program
  • Data types, operators, and expressions
  • Control statements
  • Functions
  • Pointers and references
  • Classes and objects
  • Function and operator overloading
  • Constructors and destructors
  • Templates
  • Exception handling
  • Inheritance
  • Virtual functions
  • The C++ I/O system
  • Run-time type ID
  • Namespaces
  • The Standard Template Library (STL)
  • Object-oriented programming (OOP) principles
  • And much, much more!

Synopsis:

This excellent primer provides a plethora of C++ programming information for beginning to intermediate users on topics like classes, objects, expressions, arrays, pointers. Plus, it also covers advanced topics like inheritance, namespaces, STL, custom string class, and the Standard C++ Class Library. For users of all levels, this guide teaches with examples of source code and a thorough display of the results.

About the Author

Herb Schildt (Mahomet, IL) is a leading authority on C and C++ and a best-selling author whose books have sold more than 2 million copies. His acclaimed C and C++ books include Teach Yourself C, C++ from the Ground Up, C++: The Complete Reference, Java Programmer's Reference, STL Programming from the Ground Up, Windows 98 Programming from the Ground Up, and co-author of C/C++ Annotated Archives.

Table of Contents

1: The Story of C++

2: An Overview of C++

3: The Basic Data Types

4: Program Control Statements

5: Arrays and Strings

6: Pointers

7: Functions, Part One: The Fundamentals

8: Functions, Part Two: References, Overloading, and Default Arguments

9: More Data Types and Operators

10: Structures and Unions

11: Introducing the Class

12: A Closer Look at Classes

13: Operator Overloading

14: Inheritance

15: Virtual Functions and Polymorphism

16: Templates

17: Exception Handling

18: The C++ I/O System

19: Run-Time Type ID and the Casting Operators

20: Namespaces and Other Advanced Topics

21: Introducing the Standard Template Library

22: The C++ Preprocessor

A: C-Based I/O

B: Working with an Older C++ Compiler

C: The .NET Managed Extensions to C++

Product Details

ISBN:
9780072228977
Manufactured:
Mueller, Michael
Author:
Wald, Lyssa
Illustrator:
Mueller, Michael
Author:
Schildt, Herbert
Author:
Schildt Herbert
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill/Osborne Media
Location:
New York
Subject:
Programming Languages - C
Subject:
C (computer program language)
Subject:
C
Subject:
Computer Languages-C++
Copyright:
Edition Number:
3
Edition Description:
Includes index.
Series:
From the Ground Up
Series Volume:
830.
Publication Date:
March 2003
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
624
Dimensions:
9.54x7.00x1.32 in. 2.28 lbs.

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Product details 624 pages McGraw-Hill/Osborne Media - English 9780072228977 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , This C++ resource for beginner to immediate programmers uses a clear, informative and step-by-step style. The book presents examples of source code and shows the results. Readers are encouraged to experiment with the code to gain firsthand experience.
"Synopsis" by , Your Fast-Paced Guide to C++ Success!

No one teaches C++ better than Herb Schildt. That's why his books are the choice of millions worldwide. Now you, too, can quickly master C++ using his proven method. In this fully updated new edition, Herb explains the C++ language, from its fundamentals to its most advanced features. You'll start with an overview of C++ and the general form of a C++ program. You'll then learn essentials such as control statements, operators, variables, classes, and objects. Then it's on to exceptions, templates, namespaces, run-time type ID, and the Standard Template Library (STL). There is even a synopsis of the extended keywords used for .NET programming--all presented in Herb's clear, crisp, uncompromising style.

You will learn about:

  • The general form of a C++ program
  • Data types, operators, and expressions
  • Control statements
  • Functions
  • Pointers and references
  • Classes and objects
  • Function and operator overloading
  • Constructors and destructors
  • Templates
  • Exception handling
  • Inheritance
  • Virtual functions
  • The C++ I/O system
  • Run-time type ID
  • Namespaces
  • The Standard Template Library (STL)
  • Object-oriented programming (OOP) principles
  • And much, much more!

"Synopsis" by , This excellent primer provides a plethora of C++ programming information for beginning to intermediate users on topics like classes, objects, expressions, arrays, pointers. Plus, it also covers advanced topics like inheritance, namespaces, STL, custom string class, and the Standard C++ Class Library. For users of all levels, this guide teaches with examples of source code and a thorough display of the results.
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