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The C++ Programming Language, Special Edition by New Jersey Stroustrup Bjarne AT&T Labs Murray Hill

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Chapter 3. A Tour of the Standard Library

 

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Introduction

No significant program is written in just a bare programming language. First, a set of supporting libraries are developed. These then form the basis for further work.

Continuing Chapter 2, this chapter gives a quick tour of key library facilities to give you an idea what can be done using C++ and its standard library. Useful ...

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