Please recommend me a good C++ book

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    I think the best book to learn C++ from is "The Hobbit" by J.R.R. Tolkien. I've always liked how it made me feel like I was in an adventure whenever I read that book. It was almost like it wasn't a programming book at all.

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    Oooh... bad form, bludstayne. I think that would qualify as a "pointless post". See the Forum Guidelines. A little humor is great, but there should be something useful in your posts.

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    im learning right now from "Absolute C++" by Walter Savitch. Im actually impressed with this one.

    Also, it starts off easy but covers more advanced subjects.

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