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Manual gear by Haynes

Advantages: Clearly written, generally good choice of systems, well presented, satisfying to handle
Disadvantages: No index, doesn't cover handheld consoles, one or two surprising editorial decisions

... Background Haynes used to be known as a publisher almost exclusively of motoring workshop manuals. In recent years, though, they've branched out (too much?) and spread their famous brand (too thinly?) and the familiar logo now adorns solid, A4-size ...

davidbuttery 02.04.2011 · Read full review
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Review of The Video Gaming Manual - Diniz Sanches

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Very high standard

Advantages: Easily set out and explained
Disadvantages: Could have gone into more detail in later chapters

...This is a genuinely good book that backs the trusted trademark of ".. for Dummies" which has proved throughout its series of books that it is the best when it comes to self-help guides. Packed full of internet links to the best of the net and tips on how ...

sasr007 20.07.2000 · Read full review
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Review of The Internet for Dummies - IDG Books

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Duh!

Advantages: Easy to read, loads of links, website rating system
Disadvantages: Could have had more pictures

...This is a genuinely good book that backs the trusted trademark of ".. for Dummies" which has proved throughout its series of books that it is the best when it comes to self-help guides. Packed full of internet links to the best of the net and tips on how ...

sasr007 20.07.2000 · Read full review
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Review of The Internet for Dummies - IDG Books

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The Art of Publishing Outdated Information for a Quick Buck

Advantages: Download terminology
Disadvantages: Outdated

...*Quick Information -- -- -- -- -- -- Published: 2004 Publishing House: Sanctuary Publishing Author: Steve Levine (the genius behind Boy George) One of my in-built commandments is to not start explaining what the internet ...

1st2thebar 25.08.2010 · Read full review
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Review of The Art of Downloading Music - Steve Levine

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Great intro to C++

Advantages: Clear, concise and very easy to read
Disadvantages: The price of £18.99

This was the first book to do with I.T. that I have read. Having just started a Masters in the subject our first module was C++ and this was the recommended book. It's incredibly well written, everything is nicely spaced out and it is not an off-putting b ...

Deenie 12.11.2000 · Read full review
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Review of The Essence of Programming Using C++ - Douglas Bell

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