Good books in computer science?

Graham Ashton graham.ashton at
Sun Jun 14 09:15:56 EDT 2009

On 2009-06-14 06:38:32 +0100, koranthala <koranthala at> said:
> The Pragmatic Programmer - Planning to buy,
> Refactoring: Improving the Design of Existing Code - again planning to
> buy,

These are my top two recommendations for people who can already code a 
bit, but who want to get really really good. The first few chapters of 
Refactoring hold the key insights, the rest is examples.

> The Little Schemer - I am not sure about buying this - I dont know
> scheme

If you want to learn functional programming, that's excellent.

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