The Bestseller Code: Anatomy of a Blockbuster Novel

The Bestseller Code: Anatomy of a Blockbuster NovelAsk most people about massive success in the world of fiction, and you ll typically hear that it s a game of hazy crystals balls The sales figures of E L James or Dan Brown seem to be freakish random occurrences in an unknowable market So often we hear that nothing but hype explains their succes

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The Nature of Code

The Nature of CodeHow can we capture the unpredictable evolutionary and emergent properties of nature in software How can understanding the mathematical principles behind our physical world help us to create digital worlds This book focuses on a range of programming strategies and techniques behind computer simulat

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From Mathematics to Generic Programming

From Mathematics to Generic ProgrammingIn this substantive yet accessible book, pioneering software designer Alexander Stepanov and his colleague Daniel Rose illuminate the principles of generic programming and the mathematical concept of abstraction on which it is based, helping you write code that is both simpler and powerful If

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Elements of Programming Interviews: The Insiders' Guide C++

Elements of Programming Interviews: The Insiders' Guide C++New Java versions of all C programs in the book at http bit.ly epi programs Get a PDF sampler of EPI from http bit.ly epi sampler n nHave you ever n nWanted to work at an exciting futuristic company Struggled with an interview problem that could have been solved in 15 minutes Wished you co

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