C Programming for the Absolute Beginner
by Michael Vine
Learn through play! Each chapter of C Programming for the Absolute Beginner includes a project designed around simple games as a fun approach to learning programming. This book sticks to the basics so you won't get in over your head. Plus it uses the free CYGWIN software that allows you to easily read, study, and implement chapter contents from any background. The CD even includes CYGWIN and games you can cut and paste right into your own Web sites!