Let Us C 15 Edition

Let Us C 15 Edition  (English, Paperback, Yashavant Kanetkar)

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    • Language: English
    • Binding: Paperback
    • Publisher: Bpb Publications
    • ISBN: 9788183331630, 8183331637
    • Edition: 15, 2016
    • Pages: 572
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    Let Us C is a popular introductory book to the world of C programming. Its simple and approachable style has kept it a popular resource for newbies for many years.

    Summary Of The Book

    With the expanding horizon of digital technology, there is also an increasing need for software professionals with a good command of a variety of programming languages. The C language is one of the basic skill sets in a programmer’s portfolio.

    There has been an explosion in the number of programming languages and different development platforms. However, the C programming language has retained its popularity across the decades.

    Let Us C is a great resource from which one can learn C programming. It does not assume any previous knowledge of C or even the basics of programming. It covers everything from basic programming concepts and fundamental C programming constructs.

    The book explains basic concepts like data types and control structures, decision control structure and loops, creating functions and using the standard C library. It also covers C preprocessor directives, handling strings, and error handling.

    It also discusses C programming under different environments like Windows and Linux. The book uses a lot of programming examples to help the reader gain a deeper understanding of the various C features.

    This book also aims to help prepare readers not just for the theoretical exams, but also the practical ones. It builds their C programming skills. It also helps in getting through job interviews. There is a separate section in the book that discusses the most Frequently Asked Questions in job interviews.

    This is the 13th edition of the book and it covers all levels of C programming, from basic to intermediate and advanced levels of expertise. With clear concept coverage, simple instructions and many illustrative examples, Let Us C teaches programming and C language features effectively and easily.

    About Yashavant Kanetkar

    Yashavant Kanetkar is a popular writer of books on computer science and programming.

    Other books by Kanetkar are C Pearls, Exploring C, C#.NET Fundas, Direct X Game Programming Fundas, Test Your C Skill, and Data Structure Through C.

    Yashavant Kanetkar earned his BE from VJTI, Mumbai, and has an MTech from IIT, Kanpur. He is the author of many books on programming languages including C, Java and C#, and technologies like COM and DirectX. His books have been highly popular among software students and professionals. Kanetkar has been presented with awards like MVP and Best .Net Technical Contributor by Microsoft.

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    Publication Year
    • 2016
    Edition Type
    • Revised and Updated
    Table of Contents
    • - Getting Started, C Instructions, The Decision Control Structure, The Loop Control Structure ,The Case Control Structure ,Functions and   Pointers

      - Data Types Revisited, The C Preprocessor, Arrays, Strings, Structures, Console Input/ Output, File Input/ Output,

      - More Issues In Input/ Output, Operations On Bits, Miscellaneous Features, C Under Linux, Interview FAQs

      Appendix A – Compilation and Execution

      Appendix B – Precedence Table

      Appendix C – Chasing the Bugs

      Appendix D – ASCII Chart

      Index

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    • Yashavant Kanetkar
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    • Chemical Engineering, Computer Science Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Information Technology Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Aeronautical Engineering, B.Sc(Mathematics), B.Sc(Computer Science), Civil Engineering, Computer Science Engineering, Civil Engineering, B.Sc(Physics), Electronics and Communication Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Biotechnology
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    • 2nd Semester, 3rd Semester, 4th Semester, 1st Semester
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    never a book for beginners

    The book might be good for experienced C programmer especially for the purpose of cracking objective questions. It really helps refining the basic details of C language e.g. operator precedence etc. . However, the newbies might never want it to have it as his/her first book. For the first reading the following book is advised :
    http://www.flipkart.com/c-programming-language-ansi-version-2nd/p/itmdytcjjypxjvwf?pid=9788120305960&affid=kunalshopp
    This is very standard book and written by DENNI...
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    Avoid!

    At first glance it appears to be a standard book. However, if read feels like bullshit. This book in particular is out-dated, overly simplistic, and not as comprehensive as other books.

    This is the book that advocates learning with Turbo C. A 24 year old compiler.

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    "In my opinion, even today there isn't any learning environment that can beat Turbo C/C++ for simplicity."

    In preface to it I would love to say that:

    This is profoundly, inexcusably, and perhaps criminally, wrong. People w...
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    Amey Shukla

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    This book will ruin your understanding, not recommended at all

    This book is followed by most of the engineering students (specially big hit in non-premier colleges) in our country. The reasons may be many: written by an IITian, having lots of code samples (most even dont compile on various compilers) etc etc. But I have found this book really a joke!!

    Author (and may be your seniors too) may try to convince you that there is nothing beyond this book in this ocean of C but trust me, this book will ruin your career. You will realize that when you will com...
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    Akhil Mittal

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    avoid at all cost, even if your college prescribes it!

    I don't understand why this book is so hugely popular! Its highly harmful if you want to sustain a career in IT.
    This is a typical example of how you should never write code.
    It teaches bad programming style...doesn't care about standards and is full of toy examples that do no good when you sit for serious coding.
    My suggestion (and also suggested by many reputed coders): go for a book called "C programming - a modern approach" by K. N. King (2nd ed.) and when you have grasped the basics and...
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    Soumalya Ghosh

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    Boon for beginners

    An upto date product by Flip kart.
    Personally I found the book quite helpful.From c basics to decision control and further to functions and pointers, the theory is thoroughly explained.
    The book comes with a plethora of examples therefore making it very easy to understand for beginners.
    And as always delivery by flip-kart is quick.
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    palash sarkar

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    Highly recommended

    Very Good Book for new comers in computer engineering.
    best concept with easy language. i got this book in aug 2018 and definately will good c programer in next few months.......
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    akash Kolhe

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    Terrific

    Superb book.nice
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    Melody of Love & Wonder

    I started my programming career with BASIC and after learning about 10 programming languages I still remember the wonder of those days while I was reading 'Let Us C'. I loved it and got a deep realization of how to write a good book. No matter which technology you use or which coding style you follow, there is always something beyond it and that is the ability of writing a captivating textbook.
    I completed this book like a Dan Brown thriller and jumped to another Kanetkar book. I don't think ...
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    Outstanding book for beginners

    This is one of the few books written by an Indian author that I like. The content is organized very well and the chapter end exercises are a must for every serious reader.
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    Dhanjeet Thakur

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    This is trash.

    Don't waster your time or money on this. The book is a filthy mashup of the most useless things one could think of. The author quibbles with the syntax and has nothing useful to say. It is surprising how it survives eight editions. The very things you are told not to worry about, for example, interpreting expressions like ++c--++, y----++, and so on, because such evaluation depends on how the compiler parses expressions, and has nothing to do with programming, fills the book from cover to cover.
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    Questions and Answers
    Q:Will it be a good choice to go for this book as a beginner?
    A:Yes it's a good book strongly recommend it , easy language easy to understand
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    Q:is this a real book or a kindle edition or some sort downloadable file ?
    A:according to my knowledge on book , it is quite original book. and better enlighten for LET US C knowledge through this book.i don't know other people but for me this book is better for C knowledge.
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    Q:what it mean by a paperback book and a Kindle edition?I mean what is difference between them?
    A:kindle edition is not a book! you'll get it in your phone or tablet. Paperback is normal book. order paperback
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    Q:how many pages are there
    A:572 pages
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    Q:operator chapter is there or not?
    A:yes
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    Q:Does it have data structures
    A:no.it does not contain this topic so incomplete book
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    Q:is it acomplete book with solution
    A:No, there is a separate solution book.
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