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Summer Reading Program 2013 Adult Reviews
The adventures of Huckleberry Finn / by Mark Twain afterword by Alfred Kazin.
Still one of the best first chapters ever written. And still rather tiresome in the last half. Twain let it sit for several years before he finished it. He should have tightened up the last half and put Jim and the rest of us all out of our misery.... more
Professional Windows PowerShell programming : snap-ins, cmdlets, hosts, and providers / Arul Kumaravel ... [et al.]
This book would be disappointing even if it weren't dated (published in 2008). The book has 6 co-authors, but not, apparently, an editor, so examples are provided that are unclear or simply don't work. While the topic is advanced (writing one's own facilities for PowerShell), that doesn't mean the book has to be so convoluted.... more
James Lee Burke
Sarah Roemer & Blair Underwood