To explain what the book is all about, how it is related to the electronic FAQ and the first edition, and what conventions are used.
This chapter discusses the purpose of the book and the conventions it follows. This chapter also discusses our approach to FAQs and why you should buy this book if you have the first edition or have access to the electronic FAQ.
Frequently Asked Questions that should be asked about object-oriented programming and C++.
Each FAQ provides specific guidance in the form of in-depth answers. Many FAQs also provide a complete, working program that illustrates the principles espoused by the FAQ. The word FAQs is pronounced ...