Code Complete: A Practical Handbook of Software
Construction. Redmond, Wa.: Microsoft Press, 880 pages,
1993. Retail price: $35. ISBN: 1-55615-484-4.
Code Complete from Amazon.com (used, first edition is long out of
Code Complete, 1st Edition
Code Complete, 1st Edition, is still in print (somewhat to my surprise). It's
been superceded by CC2, but for people who are still
working in C, Pascal, GW-BASIC, and similar languages, it's still relevant.
College courses that use Code Complete.