Good books in computer science?

james at james at
Mon Jun 15 16:51:46 EDT 2009

this mit course in the open courseware catalog is focused specifically  
on python:

Quoting Terry Reedy <tjreedy at>:

> Phil Runciman wrote:
>> Gain access to one of the IEEE or ACM web sites and their resources.
>> I used to sneak into my local university library before the 'Net to
>> read this stuff.
>> Beyond that I check up on the reading lists for CS students from time
>> to time. This often throws up real gems and prevents me from being
>> blind-sided.
> For those who are not rich, MIT has put a lot of courseware on the web,
> including in particular, CS, for free.  And there is lots more put up
> by professors and departments elsewhere.  There are free language
> manuals and interpreters/compilers for those who want to stretch their
> brain that way.
> -- 

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