This book is amazing! Its a true classic on algorithims.
I would place this on my list of the top 5 programming books of all time. Read more
I only have 2 years of programming experience. I read an awful lot of programming texts. Right now I have 10 books just on C itself. Not to mention all the java and C++ books... Read morePublished on Sept. 22 2002 by Dean Jones Jr.
The book wa interesting to me as the collection of stories about programming and problems that programer can meet in his work. the solutions in the book are brilliant. Read morePublished on Sept. 12 2002 by Alen Lovrencic
Bentley's classic, "Programming Pearls", makes an important point, namely that you won't get good performance without careful coding and profile-based tuning. Read morePublished on July 27 2002 by Bob Carpenter
The thirteen columns in this book appeared in the Communications of the ACM between 1983 and 1985. There can't be more than a couple of technical books on computing from that era... Read morePublished on June 17 2000 by Mike Christie