I am looking for a Data structures and algorithms book that would help me understand the following things
1. Different data structures like List, Map, different types of tress like B-Tree, Red black tree
2. Sorting algorithms like Heap,bubble,Quick etc..
3. Searching algorithms
4. Big O Notation
I am short on time so I need to learn them over this weekend, please suggest some book that would help me achieve this goal. TIA
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narain ashwin wrote:I am short on time so I need to learn them over this weekend...
And what do you plan to do next week - square the circle?
By next Monday you might be able to name some of the algorithms in the books that Fred suggested (both excellent, BTW), and perhaps give a cursory explanation of where and when they're used. Understanding them will take you years, unless you're a Mensa member.
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Most of this book is on Google books, and there are psuedocode algorithms laid out in the text already, so if you are trying to learn/implement a lot of algorithms quickly, this would be a good place to start.
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