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The Unix Programming Environment

by Brian W. Kernighan

In their preface, the authors explain, "This book is meant to help the reader learn how to program in C. It contains tutorial introduction to get new users started as soon as possible, separate chapters on each major feature, and a reference manual. Most of the treatment is based on reading, writing, and revising examples, rather than on mere state...
Publish Date
1983
November 10
Goodreads rating
4.24
ISBN
9780139376818
Tags
programmingtechnologynonfiction
Recommendations
1
Recommendations
Jun 21, 2009
In addition to its articulation of the Unix tools philosophy that is so dear to my heart, the writing is a model of clarity and elegance. As a technical writer, I aspired to be as transparent as Kernighan.     source