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Series: C In-Depth Series

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Accelerated C : Practical Programming by Example by Andrew Koenig
The Boost Graph Library: User Guide and Reference Manual by Jeremy G. Siek
C++ Coding Standards: 101 Rules, Guidelines, and Best Practices by Herb Sutter
C++ Template Metaprogramming: Concepts, Tools, and Techniques from Boost and Beyond by David Abrahams
Exceptional C++: 47 Engineering Puzzles, Programming Problems, and Solutions by Herb Sutter
Modern C++ Design: Generic Programming and Design Patterns Applied by Andrei Alexandrescu
More Exceptional C++ by Herb Sutter

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  1. Effective C++: 50 Specific Ways to Improve Your Programs and Designs by Scott Meyers (1992)
  2. C++ Templates: The Complete Guide by David Vandevoorde (2002)
  3. The C++ Standard Library: A Tutorial and Reference by Nicolai M. Josuttis (1999)
  4. Exceptional C++ Style: 40 New Engineering Puzzles, Programming Problems, and Solutions by Herb Sutter (2005)
  5. C++ Gems: Programming Pearls from The C++ Report by Stanley B. Lippman (1996)
  6. The Design and Evolution of C++ by Bjarne Stroustrup (1994)
  7. Efficient C : Performance Programming Techniques by Dov Bulka (2000)
  8. Large-Scale C++ Software Design by John Lakos (1996)
  9. The C++ Programming Language {Special 3rd Edition} by Bjarne Stroustrup (2000)
  10. C Common Knowledge: Essential Intermediate Programming by Stephen C. Dewhurst (2005)
  11. Ruminations on C++: A Decade of Programming Insight and Experience by Andrew Koenig (1997)
  12. STL Tutorial and Reference Guide: C++ Programming with the Standard Template Library (2nd Edition) by David R. Musser (1996)
  13. Generative Programming: Methods, Tools, and Applications by Krysztof Czarnecki (2000)
  14. Beyond the C Standard Library: An Introduction to Boost by Björn Karlsson (2005)
  15. Standard C++ IOStreams and Locales: Advanced Programmer's Guide and Reference by Angelika Langer (2000)

Series description

Series?!

How do series work?

To create a series or add a work to it, go to a "work" page. The "Common Knowledge" section now includes a "Series" field. Enter the name of the series to add the book to it.

Works can belong to more than one series. In some cases, as with Chronicles of Narnia, disagreements about order necessitate the creation of more than one series.

Tip: If the series has an order, add a number or other descriptor in parenthesis after the series title (eg., "Chronicles of Prydain (book 1)"). By default, it sorts by the number, or alphabetically if there is no number. If you want to force a particular order, use the | character to divide the number and the descriptor. So, "(0|prequel)" sorts by 0 under the label "prequel."

What isn't a series?

Series was designed to cover groups of books generally understood as such (see Wikipedia: Book series). Like many concepts in the book world, "series" is a somewhat fluid and contested notion. A good rule of thumb is that series have a conventional name and are intentional creations, on the part of the author or publisher. For now, avoid forcing the issue with mere "lists" of works possessing an arbitrary shared characteristic, such as relating to a particular place. Avoid series that cross authors, unless the authors were or became aware of the series identification (eg., avoid lumping Jane Austen with her continuators).

Also avoid publisher series, unless the publisher has a true monopoly over the "works" in question. So, the Dummies guides are a series of works. But the Loeb Classical Library is a series of editions, not of works.

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