[rescue] Book rescued
Charles Shannon Hendrix
shannon at widomaker.com
Fri Nov 17 18:41:26 CST 2006
I got a 1954 printing of "As A Man Thinks" by Thomas J. Watson today.
I "rescue" old computer and related books, and this is my newest
addition. I found this one on ebay, though I rarely find them there. I
have to run long-term searches to get them most of the time.
Something I've discovered is that local libraries frequently sell of
"junk" books by the inch, very cheaply.
I think it is almost criminal that they do this, because the libraries
have few old books as a result, and some old books cover topics that
have never been revisited.
Still, at least you can go snag them now and then.
shannon "AT" widomaker.com -- ["The strength of the Constitution lies
entirely in the determination of each citizen to defend it. Only if every
single citizen feels duty bound to do his share in this defense are the
constitutional rights secure." -- Albert Einstein]
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