From the Back Cover
Sams Teach Yourself C++ in 24 Hours, 2nd Edition is a hands-on guide to the C++ programming language. Readers are provided with numerous examples of syntax and detailed analysis of code, an excellent guide for beginning programmers. In just 24 hours, readers will learn about such fundamentals as managing I/O, loops and arrays, object-oriented programming, templates, and creating C++ applications- all in well-structured and easy-to-follow lessons. Lessons provide sample listings, complete with sample output and an analysis of the code, to illustrate the topics of the day. Sams Teach Yourself C++ in 24 Hours, 2nd Edition has been updated to the new ANSI/ISO C++ Standard and includes coverage of namespaces, the Standard Template Library and distributed computing. This edition is non-compiler specific and has received a double technical edit to ensure code integrity.
About the Author
Jesse Liberty, President of Liberty Associates, Inc. is the author of Sams Teach Yourself C++ Programming in 21 Days,(1st and 2nd editions) and the original Sams Teach Yourself C++ in 24 Hours. Jesse authors a monthly column in C++ Report, one of the most widely distributed C++ programmer reference periodicals. Jesse was a software architect for Xerox, a distinguished software engineer for AT&T and Vice President of Citibank's Development Division. Jesse Liberty has published several books on the topic of C++ and object-oriented design.