The Art of Computer Programming: Fundamental algorithms

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Addison-Wesley Publishing Company, 1973 - Algorithms - 634 pages
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Details fundamental concepts and techniques of non-numerical analysis in computer programming, and discusses mathematical linguistics, language translation programming and basic, seminumerical, combinatorial, and syntactical algorithms.

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User Review  - Lyndatrue - LibraryThing

There aren't enough stars to rate this. My only regret (and it's a minor one) is that I don't have my old copies, which I gave to a friend when I bought the new and updated ones. The old ones fell ... Read full review

Review: Art of Computer Programming, Volume 2: Seminumerical Algorithms (Art of Computer Programming)

User Review  - Arun Rajappa - Goodreads

Difficult, instructive, intelligent, amusing and brain-numbing - all rolled-in-to-one in this classic of CS. Buy it, read a page at a sitting and savor it - this is a book read over 5 years. Read full review


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Donald E. Knuth is known throughout the world for his pioneering work on algorithms and programming techniques, for his invention of the Tex and Metafont systems for computer typesetting, and for his prolific and influential writing. Professor Emeritus of The Art of Computer Programming at Stanford University, he currently devotes full time to the completion of these fascicles and the seven volumes to which they belong.

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