This week's book giveaway is in the Clojure forum.
We're giving away four copies of Clojure in Action and have Amit Rathore and Francis Avila on-line!
See this thread for details.
Win a copy of Clojure in Action this week in the Clojure forum!
  • Post Reply
  • Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic

Head First Algorithms?

 
Rahul Toaikani
Ranch Hand
Posts: 36
  • 1
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Any effort along this direction?
Time to replace Knuth books :-) Same fate as of GOF book, once HF version was released.
[ February 28, 2007: Message edited by: Rahul Toaikani ]
 
Deepak Bala
Bartender
Posts: 6663
5
Firefox Browser Linux MyEclipse IDE
  • 1
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Head First Algorithms


I think that would be so cool. I would like them discussing structures and tree search algorithms and bla bla bla
 
Bert Bates
author
Sheriff
Posts: 8898
5
  • 0
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
hmmm...
 
Rahul Toaikani
Ranch Hand
Posts: 36
  • 1
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
I hope "hmmm..." means "in couple of months"
 
Rodolfo Velasco
Greenhorn
Posts: 17
  • 0
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Wooow !
I think it would be Amazing..
 
Don Stadler
Ranch Hand
Posts: 451
  • 0
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
'In a couple months' after an oracular Bert Bates 'Hmmmm' would not be merely amazing. Closer to miraculous.

I wonder whether Donald Knuth is available.... Hmmmm.
[ March 06, 2007: Message edited by: Don Stadler ]
 
Rahul Toaikani
Ranch Hand
Posts: 36
  • 0
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
I can't wait to see the fights between QuickSort and HeapSort - how each one claims to be better than the other but at the end both are happy that they have O(n log n).

Stacks and queue argue for whole day - then arrives linkedlist- laughs at them on how they suck at removing mid items

oh boy...list goes on...

[ March 08, 2007: Message edited by: Rahul Toaikani ]
[ March 08, 2007: Message edited by: Rahul Toaikani ]
 
Jenson Chew
Ranch Hand
Posts: 59
  • 3
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Let me dig it up again and reiterate the importance of having such a book =)
 
Dirk Vandycke
Greenhorn
Posts: 1
  • 1
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
I did an audition for this title. Unfortunately after 5 takes the publisher decided not to continue with me. So I would appreciate any feedback I can get on my audition chapters to hear what's wrong with them.
They can be found here: http://www.monest.net/pdf/hfalgorithmsaudition.pdf
Thanks to anyone taking the time to comment on my audition.
 
I agree. Here's the link: http://aspose.com/file-tools
  • Post Reply
  • Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic