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#47596: The oblique strategies are almost all dead links. It would be useful if you had versions for modern oses. It's been a while since Windows 95 a...more...
Andrew Hunt says: Unfortunately their website is not under our control.
P6.0
19-Sep-11
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#51091: Using iBooks on an iPad running iOS 6.1.2. The figure which (on the PDF version) shows an H is instead composed of a straight line of I cha...more...
P7.0
18-Mar-13
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#45135: The lovely mind map (of the book itself) that appears on pp.8-9 of the pdf does not appear anywhere in the e-pub version.--Barry Langdon-Lassagne

P5.0
21-Sep-10
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#41594: This is actually a problem with the .ebub version. The H made up of I's appears as a single line of I's on my Sony PRS600. I think it's an H...more...
P4.0
22-Nov-09
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#49242: "reign it in" should be "rein it in" --David Gorsline

P7.0
01-May-12
106

#49241: "hone in on what's really important" should be "home in on what's really important" --David Gorsline

P7.0
01-May-12
125

#49240: "risk adverse" should be "risk averse"--David Gorsline

P7.0
01-May-12
152
#49239: "in present tense or with a definite time statement ('I will do zyzzy by date')" is confusing, because "I will do" is future tense; "I do zyzz...more...
P7.0
01-May-12
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#49238: "office stationary" should be "office stationery"--David Gorsline

P7.0
01-May-12
199

#43262: In Location 2893 of Mobipocket edition reading with Kindle DX or Kindle for Mac, the quotation of James Joyce has a "\hspace{.1em}" in it.--Tianyi Cui

P5.0
15-May-10
287
#51092: The James Joyce epigraph has raw markup in the attribution line. It appears as follows on my iPad. James Joyce, 1882\hspace{.1em}--1941 ...more...
P7.0
18-Mar-13

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#36361: Could you please be so kind as to state any sources where one can learn more "about these non-CPU modes and responses" from the last paragraph?

P1.0
09-Dec-08