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Took me a very long time to finish, but was absolutely worth it. You can always update your selection by clicking Cookie Preferences at the bottom of the page. With a math degree, you should not struggle with the math. [In sum:] detailed coverage of the basics, illustrated with well-chosen examples; occasional forays into more esoteric topics and problems at the frontiers of research; impeccable writing peppered with occasional bits of humor; extensive collections of exercises, all with solutions or helpful hints; a careful attention to history; implementations of many of the algorithms in his classic step-by-step form. The problem sets were concise, interesting and a far better substitute to doing sudokus on the morning commute. Knuth does not use a high-level language to describe computations--instead he uses a made-up computer called the MIX 1009, which has its own machine language. For anything technical (computer science/maths) I only buy an eBook if there's a PDF version available (a PDF that looks like the print edition). how is the book so different when reading it on an e-ink display? Latest commit 7a00ea3 Dec 11, 2014 History. Finishing it is more of a badge of honor than an actual learning experience. Learn more, We use analytics cookies to understand how you use our websites so we can make them better, e.g. We use optional third-party analytics cookies to understand how you use GitHub.com so we can build better products. For more information, see our Privacy Statement. Knuth wrote this book for people who already know almost everything it tries to teach you. I recently graduated with a degree in math but not much programming experience (I am pretty familiar with Mathematica but nothing else). the description paragraphs wrap mid-word in IE and FF. Personally I'm very interested in math, but there was also a disconnect between the chapters on background theory and the later ones on algorithms. Countless readers have spoken about the profound personal influence of Knuth’s work. Oddly enough, it's not published on iBooks. If nothing happens, download GitHub Desktop and try again. Learn more. Also, this person has a deep understanding in mathematics and should have no problems digesting an introductory book, such as SICP, at all. Whatever your background, if you need to do any serious computer programming, you will find your own good reason to make each volume in this series a readily accessible part of your scholarly or professional library. GitHub is home to over 50 million developers working together to host and review code, manage projects, and build software together.