Learning GNU C
by Ciaran O'Riordan
The aim of this book is to teach GNU users how to write software in C. It is written primarily 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.
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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.
- 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 JT Kalnay - Smashwords
The author included example programs that exhaustively illustrate the important points of C. By working through these programs you can teach yourself C. It is assumed that you already know how to program and are familiar with standard algorithms.
by Brian J. Gough, Richard M. Stallman - Network Theory Ltd
This manual provides a complete introduction to the GNU C and C++ compilers, common problems and encountered error messages, with numerous easy examples. The text covers compiling using headers and libraries, preprocessor, linking, and more.