Hacker News new | past | comments | ask | show | jobs | submit login

I second petke here. I was in a similar situation once (although I was much younger and came from Python), and "Accelerated C++"[1] along with Meyers' "Effective C++"[2] helped me immensely.

The first couple chapters in the first book might bore you a bit since you are an experienced programmer, but hang on tight :)

[1]: http://www.amazon.com/Accelerated-C-Practical-Programming-Ex...

[2]: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0321334876?ie=UTF8&tag=aris...

Applications are open for YC Summer 2021

Guidelines | FAQ | Lists | API | Security | Legal | Apply to YC | Contact