Good books in computer science?
roy at panix.com
Sat Jun 13 22:21:07 EDT 2009
In article <mailman.1534.1244926333.8015.python-list at python.org>,
"Rhodri James" <rhodri at wildebst.demon.co.uk> wrote:
> The Mythical Man-Month (Brooks) is a must.
What's amazing about this book is just how relevant it is today, 35 years
after it was written. Some of the technical details have changed (how many
of us still keep our project notes on microfiche?), but cross out
"microfiche" and write in "wiki" and what he's saying is just as valid
today. It's not about computer science. It's not really even about
software engineering. It's more about general project management than
In the same vein, Death March, by Ed Yourdon.
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