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This is a classic - and the value is really in that it describes not JUST the algorithm, but _why_ it works, and _why_ it might not work or what better choices might actually be... Read morePublished 2 months ago by William Yerazunis
Excellent for use as a reference material when you just need the jest of how something works, however, code is all copyrighted and cannot be used directly. Buyer beware.Published 4 months ago by Anon
Item came on time and as expected, in great conditions for a good pricePublished 5 months ago by Aaron
This is the standard reference for anyone that does technical or scientific coding. It is still an invaluable resource. Read morePublished 11 months ago by J. Sheldon
I haven't had a chance to look over the algorithms in the book in detail yet, but the book came to me highly recommended. Read morePublished on August 9, 2013 by Cyrus
This book should be in every physics library. Choose whichever language you are comfortable in. It comes in many different languages.Published on February 16, 2013 by Roger
This has been mentioned before in many reviews. However, it cannot be repeated often enough: The code in this book is simply horrible. Read morePublished on September 28, 2011 by Rob
I totally agree with another reviewer that the biggest drawback of numerical recipes (NR) is that first you have to buy them to see whether you need it or not afterall. Read morePublished on December 21, 2007 by xalabudka
this book was likely a looker back in the day, but its 2007 now. Need to have better details for non "C"-users. wish i had bought "Idiots Guide to C".Published on June 26, 2007 by Andrew C. Flick