C Programming For Dummies, 2nd Ed (Wiley)
Wednesday, 28 October 2020

This 2nd edition covers everything you need to begin writing programs, going logically through the development cycle from initial design and testing to deployment and live iteration. Dan Gookin covers the do's and don'ts of good clean writing and how to produce the basic―and not-so-basic―building blocks of source code.


The intended audience ranges from developers in tech industry, start-up, or just developing for pleasure at home, and is written to be easy-to-follow, informative, and an entertaining guide to the C programming language. 

Author: Dan Gookin
Publisher: For Dummies
Date: October 2020
Pages: 464
ISBN: 978-1119740247
Print: 111974024X
Kindle: B08KRXX54K
Audience: Beginners in C
Level: Introductory
Category: : C/C++


  • Obtain free programming tools
  • Create and debug code
  • Explore text input and output
  • Understand computer math
  • Master data types
  • Get friendly with pointers
  • Explore files and structures
  • Avoid silly mistakes


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