Programming Fundamentals: A Modular Structured Approach Using C++
by Kenneth Leroy Busbee
Publisher: Connexions 2011
Number of pages: 331
The approach of this course will be to take the student through a progression of materials that will allow the student to develop the skills of programming. This textbook covers modular/structured programming fundamentals.
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