Cracking the Coding Interview
This book brings value, specially without having the fifth edition or you cannot able to get your fifth edition.
This book has around ~50 new questions (a number of them were removed and brand new ones added). Fifth edition had 150 which one has 189.
The fifth edition ends at page 169 (along with the rest of the book being strategies to the questions) [TOTAL = 500pages] and this also new book ends at page 190 along with the rest of the pages, an overall total of ~700) with solutions and many pages of hints.
The fifth edition book is smaller in proportions while this is much larger.
The new edition is bulkier, with substandard quality paper compared to your fifth, and I still unsure how I would justify the size on the fact that a whole new edition was needed. Read the rest of this entry »