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The most amazing book ever written

is The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, because there’s something funny at every page turn and some of it doesn’t make sense.

“Now it is such a bizarrely improbable coincidence that anything so mind-bogglingly useful could have evolved purely by chance that some thinkers have chosen to see it as the final and clinching proof of the non-existence of God.
The argument goes something like this: "I refuse to prove that I exist,'" says God, "for proof denies faith, and without faith I am nothing."
"But," says Man, "The Babel fish is a dead giveaway, isn't it? It could not have evolved by chance. It proves you exist, and so therefore, by your own arguments, you don't. QED."
"Oh dear," says God, "I hadn't thought of that," and promptly vanishes in a puff of logic.
"Oh, that was easy," says Man, and for an encore goes on to prove that black is white and gets himself killed on the next zebra crossing.”

An excerpt from the Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, copy-pasted from the internet.

The worst book ever written

is my high school computer science textbook, because there’s something funny at every page turn and most of it doesn’t make sense.

The third algorithm use two loops the second inside the first (nested loops (quadratic algorithm-quadratic time required)).

A direct quote, I believe. Page 233.

[...] In the Java programming language the float primitive data type ranges from 1.4-45 to 3.438

The way this is phrased will cause an entire generation of java programmers to think that floats can't store negative values. Page 323.

The structure of the compound if...else statement is the following:
if(logic statement 1) { //do something 1 } else(logic statement 2) { //do something 2 } else { //do something 3 }

No, it is not. The parentheses after the first else will cause a compiler exception. Page 332.

The excerpts above are from this book (don't buy it!): ISBN 978-1-4715-4209-1

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