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Complexity and Computation by Allen Downey

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Complexity and Computation
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Publisher: Green Tea Press
Number of pages: 104

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This book is about data structures and algorithms, intermediate programming in Python, complexity science and the philosophy of science. This book picks up where Think Python leaves off. I assume that you have read that book or have equivalent knowledge of Python.

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