Show me your flowchart and conceal your tables, and I shall continue to be mystified. Show me your tables, and I won't usually need your flowchart; it'll be obvious. - Fred Brooks, The Mythical Man-Month.
The purpose of these series of articles is to help refresh your knowledge of data structures. I love the way people can organize data so that the retrieval is really fast. I love the ingenuity and the creativity of the designers and the people who thought of these structures. And therefore an set of articles for all the datastructures I love and adore.