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Computer Science: Abstraction to Implementation

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Computer Science: Abstraction to Implementation
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Publisher: Harvey Mudd College
Number of pages: 627

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This book is intended for a broad second course in computer science, one emphasizing principles wherever it seems possible at this level. While this course builds and amplifies what the student already knows about programming, it is not limited to programming. Instead, it attempts to use various programming models to explicate principles of computational systems.

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