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6 of 6 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Really useful
Great little book to keep next to you when coding, its not particularly extensive but as a reference to the languages core features its invaluable. Its also not too technical so its great for beginners or if you want an answer without getting bogged down in technical information.
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6 of 6 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Really useful, 19 Sep 2009
This review is from: C++ Pocket Reference (Paperback)
Great little book to keep next to you when coding, its not particularly extensive but as a reference to the languages core features its invaluable. Its also not too technical so its great for beginners or if you want an answer without getting bogged down in technical information.
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4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars useful, 9 Jan 2011
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Being a programmer working on many different platforms and languages, its quite common to confuse one's syntax and concepts with others. Its here where this quick reference comes in handy. I own the same publisher's pocket guide for JAVA, JavaScript, SQL, Perl, PHP, C, C#, HTML, Haskell, Python, XML, ShellScripting, etc.
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4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Good book, 15 Feb 2009
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Kurt H. Årdal (Sykkylven, Norway) - See all my reviews
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A neat pocket reference. An easy and quick way to check both syntax and what it does.
Easy too use and informative.
In my opinion, a good book for beginners and such.
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars C++ Pocket Guide, 1 Mar 2010
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N. Scully (Lincoln, UK) - See all my reviews
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Don't expect to learn C++ from this guide. It really is a pocket guide, and while it has some limited examples of how to use aspects of the language, they are brief. I was a little disappointed when I first received it, but found myself going back to it again and again. It's perfect for it's intended application, namely checking syntax and language rules. Definitely worth having on your bookshelf.
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5.0 out of 5 stars A handy little book, 11 Jan 2012
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Daniel Lackenby "Neko Niisan" (Liverpool, UK) - See all my reviews
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Whilst by no means useful to people wanting to learn C++ from stratch, as a uni student moving sideways with experience from other programming languages into C++ this is perfect. Its succinct expination of the language fundamentals and examples of sytax made getting familiar with this specifics of C++ very easy indeed.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Great Nifty Book, 8 Nov 2013
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It is a very handy book and great to have if you are a intermediate or even expert programmer. Contains all the most common syntax. As the blurb says, it is one of the most concise, portable quick references to C++
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5.0 out of 5 stars c++ in my pocket, 1 Nov 2013
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this is going to go along way in helping me study for my program even when im onthe go, its a good product.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Very Good Pocket Ref, 6 Oct 2013
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Great reference for the basic aspects of c++ when you just need a quick reminder.

Not a complete reference, but good to keep in brief case / lap top bag.
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4.0 out of 5 stars Excellent if dated, 11 Jun 2013
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As introduction and general backup guide to C++ it is excellent, the only problem is it needs to be updated especially with the new C++11 standard.
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4.0 out of 5 stars Great, but lacking, 18 Aug 2012
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This is a great little concise C++ reference book but it would've been nice if it included at least some information on the
standard C++ libraries. Perhaps, this is not the purpose of this book, but it still would've been a great bonus.
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