**Complexity and Computation**

by Allen Downey

**Publisher**: Green Tea Press 2011**Number of pages**: 104

**Description**:

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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