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The authors present the complete guide to ANSI standard C language programming. Written by the developers of C, this new version helps readers keep up with the finalized ANSI standard for C while showing how to take advantage of C’s rich set of operators, economy of expression, improved control flow, and data structures. The 2/E has been completely rewritten with additional examples and problem sets to clarify the implementation of difficult language constructs. For years, C programmers have …

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“Copyright is not a divine right” – Indian court rules in favour of photocopying college textbooks.(r/worldnews)

Ditto – I have a Eastern Economy Edition of K&R when I took up learning C as a hobby. When I looked up the price for the same on the US version of Amazon, the price comparison was startling.

[Here’s the US paperback version, priced at about 53 USD according to Amazon, i.e. 3,554 Indian Rupees. Of course, the cheapest one you can still get new is about USD 15 or so dollars. ] (www.amazon.com/Programming-Language-Brian-W-Kernig…)

Here’s the Indian “Eastern Economy Edition”, paperback, of the same book, identical in every single respect, priced at a whopping 194 rupees, or about 3 dollars.

For the money you’d be shelling out, it’d be cheaper for you to buy a brand new copy of the book from an Indian bookstore and have it shipped out to you (possibly even through an express courier like DHL or FedEx) in the US than just buy the book in the US outright.

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Book Binding

Paperback

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ABIS_BOOK

Book Author

Brian W. Kernighan

Book Edition

2

Book Publisher

Prentice Hall

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