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List of famous computer programming books, listed alphabetically with jacket cover images of the books when available. Information for these popular computer programming books is included as well, such as the author's name and the book's publication date. This list includes the best computer programming novels, textbooks, and stories, so use it to find books you haven't already read and add them to your reading list.

List includes Java Phrasebook, Hooked on Java and more.

This list should answer the questions, "What are the best computer programming books?" and "What are the most famous computer programming books?"

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ANSI Common Lisp Paul Graham

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Code Complete Steve McConnell

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Hooked on Java Sami Shaio, Orca Starbuck, Arthur van Hoff

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Java Phrasebook Timothy Fisher

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Java: Just in Time John Latham

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Learning Python Mark A. Lutz

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On Lisp Paul Graham

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The Little Schemer Matthias Felleisen, Daniel P. Friedman

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The Tao of Programming Geoffrey James

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