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ianbishop · 2011-10-14 · Original thread
I personally learned from Skienna's other book Programming Challenges first (http://www.amazon.com/Programming-Challenges-Steven-S-Skiena...). Then when my knowledge had matured a bit, I was able to digest The Algorithm Design Manual a little better.
CrLf · 2010-12-01 · Original thread

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