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Programming Ruby:...
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by Dave Thomas (Goodreads Author)
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read in February, 2009
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Dave Dave said: " Actually I'm reading a downloaded PDF of the third edition that covers Ruby 1.9. This is my first exposure to this language; I like it. I'm happy to say goodbye to PHP (fuck that language, it is made of garbage).

Um...right, about the book: I like it,
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read in April, 2009
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Dave Dave said: " I'm actually reading this in bits and pieces, and...um, I'm reading the 2nd edition, not the 3rd. That's plenty advanced for me. Trying to get a handle on lighting in OpenGL, and also there is a fun chapter on fractals and other ways to represent inf ...more "

 

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Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov
Lolita
by Vladimir Nabokov
read in March, 2009
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Of course it was incredible. Very strange and disturbing too. I'll have to sit with it a bit, and go back and read it again.

I'm not sure I liked it more than Pale Fire, but it's been a while since I read that. I think I'll have to go back read that a
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Hard-Boiled Wonderland and the End of the World by Haruki Murakami
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Pretty good. A bit mystifying (like all of his stuff). The most "tidy" Murakami I've read, I think.
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Norwegian Wood by Haruki Murakami
Norwegian Wood
by Haruki Murakami
read in August, 2007
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It's funny, 'cause in retrospect I don't like this book nearly as much as the rest of his novels, but it was the first Murakami I read.
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The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle by Haruki Murakami
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This was my favorite Murakami book. I had a hard time stomaching the scenes in the Mongolian desert, but found the book overall an incredible experience. One of my favorite novels.
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Economics in One Lesson by Henry Hazlitt
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Persian Cuisine by M.R. Ghanoonparvar
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Essentials of Cooking by James Peterson
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The Gourmet Cookbook by Ruth Reichl
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