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Programming for the Absolute Beginner by Jerry Lee Ford

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Introduction

Welcome to Programming for the Absolute Beginner. This book is designed to provide a gentle and fun introduction to computer programming. For many, the mere thought of attempting to learn how to become a computer programmer is enough to make them turn and head for the hills. However, as you will see, learning how to program really is not that hard provided you have good instruction and a little patience.

You do not have to be a computer genius to learn how to program. While most people have only a very limited understanding of the internal mechanics of a car or motorcycle, they do not let that stop them from getting behind the wheel and learning to drive. Nor do you have to know how to build a computer from scratch or possess detailed ...

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