Problem Solving with Algorithms and Data Structures Using Python
by Brad Miller, David Ranum
Publisher: Franklin, Beedle & Associates 2011
Number of pages: 438
This textbook is designed to serve as a text for a first course on data structures and algorithms, typically taught as the second course in the computer science curriculum. We cover abstract data types and data structures, writing algorithms, and solving problems.
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by Wojciech Szpankowski - Wiley-Interscience
A book on a topic that has witnessed a surge of interest over the last decade, owing in part to several novel applications in data compression and computational molecular biology. It describes methods employed in average case analysis of algorithms.
by Niklaus Wirth - Prentice Hall
The book treats practically important algorithms and data structures. It starts with a chapter on data structure, then it treats sorting algorithms, concentrates on several examples of recursion, and deals with dynamic data structures.
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