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What book do you recommend?

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I have been programming in Java for three years now and wish to learn C++. I was wondering what book would the you guys recommend? Also whats better for gam development? Borland or MS Visual?

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Guest Anonymous Poster
Thinking in C++, by Bruce Eckel. It''s available as a free download from his site, http://www.mindview.net/Books, as well as in bookstores as a regular book.

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I recommend Accelerated C++: Practical Programming by Example
by Andrew Koenig and Barbara E. Moo to experience programmers who want to learn C++.

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I prefer using borland products, but it doesn''t matter which you choose. All you need for game development is DirectX and a C++ complier, which is availble for both.

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