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The Art of Computer Programming
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Prentice Hall
Publication date September 1, 1998
Binding Hardcover
Edition Slp
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780201485417
ISBN-10 0201485419
Dimensions 5.25 by 7.50 by 10 in.
Weight 9.25 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock Indefinitely
Original list price $199.99
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Art of Computer Programming
Summaries and Reviews description: Product Description: For the first time in more than 20 years, Knuth has revised all three books to reflect more recent developments in the field. His revisions focus specifically on those areas where knowledge has converged since publication of the last editions, on problems that have been solved, on problems that have changed. In keeping with the authoritative character of these books, all historical information about previous work in the field has been updated where necessary. Consistent with the author’s reputation for painstaking perfection, the rare technical errors in his work, discovered by perceptive and demanding readers, have all been corrected. Hundreds of new exercises have been added to raise new challenges.

Knuth's classic work has been widely acclaimed as one of the most influential works in the field of computer science. For the first time, these books are available as a boxed, three-volume set. The handsome slipcase makes this set an ideal gift for the recent computer science graduate or professional programmer. Offering a description of classical computer science, this multi-volume work is a useful resource in programming theory and practice for students, researchers, and practitioners alike. For programmers, it offers cookbook solutions to their day-to-day problems.

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Slp edition from Prentice Hall (September 1, 1998)
9780201485417 | details & prices | 7.50 × 10.00 × 5.25 in. | 9.25 lbs | List price $199.99
About: For the first time in more than 20 years, Knuth has revised all three books to reflect more recent developments in the field.
With Jati Sengupta | 2nd edition from Addison-Wesley (January 1, 1981)
9780201038224 | details & prices | 6.75 × 9.75 × 1.50 in. | 2.50 lbs | List price $49.95
This edition also contains Understanding Economic Growth: Modern Theory and Experience
About: 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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With Donald E. Knuth | from Gardners Books (December 1, 2008); titled "Art of Computer Programming"
9788177587548 | details & prices | List price $34.75
This edition also contains The Art of Computer Programming

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