by Nick Parlante
Publisher: Stanford University 2003
Number of pages: 45
Stanford CS Education Library: A 45 page summary of the C language. Explains all the common features and techniques for the C language. The coverage is pretty quick, so it is most appropriate for someone with some programming background who needs to see how C works.
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by Jens Gustedt - ICube
The book introduces you to the very basics of programming with C, details most principal concepts and features such as control structures, data types, operators and functions, fully explains pointers, performance, reentrancy, atomicity, threads, etc.
by Pieter Hartel, Henk Muller - Addison-Wesley
The book teaches how to program in C, assuming that the student has already learnt how to formulate algorithms in a functional style. The student will become a better C programmer, capable of writing programs that are easier to maintain.
- The C Guru
C is not a high level language, instead it is a mid level language with simplicity of high level language and power of low-level language. As a result programs written in C are very fast. C is used to create UNIX, Linux, Windows, Photoshop.
by Mark Burgess, Ron Hale-Evans - Free Software Foundation
This book is a tutorial for the computer programming language C. You should have some basic computer literacy: to be able to run a program, edit a text file, etc. The tutorial introduces basic ideas in a logical order and progresses steadily.