Algorithms, 4th Edition


essential information that
every serious programmer
needs to know about
algorithms and data structures


Textbook. 

The textbook Algorithms, 4th Edition by Robert Sedgewick and Kevin Wayne [ Amazon · Pearson ] surveys the most important algorithms and data structures in use today. We motivate each algorithm that we address by examining its impact on applications to science, engineering, and industry. The textbook is organized into six chapters:

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