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I ask simply if is there an equivalent to the Princeton Companion to Mathematics for Computer Science, both as aim and quality. I see similar questions about book suggestions on the site, but no so specific.

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Princeton Companion to Mathematics by Tim Gowers! :-) –  Pratik Deoghare Oct 20 '12 at 1:37
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I'd recommend Brookshear any day, but am not sure about the resemblance to Gowers.

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Thanks, it seems to be what I was looking for. –  natema Dec 12 '12 at 10:10
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Foundations of Computer Science by Al Aho and Jeff Ullman

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Why do you think that this particular book is the best fit? Just giving one item as an answer is not very helpful and a reason why questions as this one (then correctly called list questions) are not considered as good questions for the SE format. –  A.Schulz Dec 12 '12 at 7:43
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