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Green Tea Press: Free Computer Science Books

Green Tea Press: Free Computer Science Books
Welcome to Green Tea Press, publisher of Think Python, Think Bayes, and other books in the Think X series, as well as How to Think Like a Computer Scientist, The Little Book of Semaphores, and more. Read our Textbook Manifesto. Free Books! All of our books are available under free license that allow readers to copy and distribute the text; they are also free to modify it, which allows them to adapt the book to different needs, and to help develop new material. These books are available in a variety of electronic formats; some are also for sale in hard copy. New!

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