An Introduction to the C Programming Language and Software Design
by Tim Bailey
Publisher: University of Sydney 2005
Number of pages: 153
This textbook is a thorough introduction to the C programming language, with an emphasis on software design and code organisation. The author shows how to apply the language features to build scalable modular software systems.
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by Ciaran O'Riordan
The book teaches GNU users how to write software in C. It is written as a tutorial for beginners but should be thorough enough to be used as a reference by experience programmers. The basics are layed down in full in the first few chapters.
by Steve Oualline - M & T Books
A handy guide which covers the principals of good programming style, teaching C and C++ programmers how to write code that can be easily read, understood, and maintained by others. Useful both for students and professional programmers.
by Nick Parlante - Stanford University
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.
C is the precursor for almost all of the popular high-level languages available today. This book represents a comprehensive look at the C programming language and its features. Basic computer literacy is assumed, but no special knowledge is needed.