In the spring of 587 AD two monks set off on an extraordinary journey that would take them in an arc across the entire Byzantine world from the shores of the Bosphorus to the sand dunes of Egypt. On t...
Contains explanations of how to leverage the powerful underlying technologies. This book covers aspects of multi-threading, interprocess communication, networking, performance tuning, distributed obje...
Junk Medicine ased on his experience as a prison doctor and as a psychiatrist in a large general hospital in Birmingham, Dr. Dalrymple argues that addiction to heroin is not an illness at all, and tha...
AdvantagesBeautifully written, compelling story
AdvantagesAn entertaining, engaging and thought-provoking travelogue.
DisadvantagesNone to speak of.
DisadvantagesNot quite what I'd expected from the title