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View Poll Results: MRBC: January 09 book vote - Please vote for TWO only.
"The Mote in God's Eye" by Larry Niven and Jerry Pournelle 7 14.58%
"The Time Machine" by H.G. Wells 12 25.00%
"1632" by Eric Flint 11 22.92%
"Little Fuzzy" by H. Beam Piper 7 14.58%
"Snow Crash" by Neal Stephenson 11 22.92%
"I, Robot" by Isaac Asimov 8 16.67%
"The Time Traders" by Andre Norton 13 27.08%
"Stranger in a Strange Land" by Robert Heinlein 9 18.75%
"Neuromancer" by William Gibson 7 14.58%
"Red Mars" by Kim Stanley Robinson 5 10.42%
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Old 12-26-2008, 10:00 AM   #31
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maybe you should make a new poll with the three (near) tied books only, the way they have a second vote in an election.
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Old 12-26-2008, 10:03 AM   #32
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maybe you should make a new poll with the three (near) tied books only, the way they have a second vote in an election.
Not a bad idea. We should see how this ends though. Potentially a whole bunch of people might come in and vote for one of the books (I doubt it, but you never know).
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Old 12-26-2008, 01:28 PM   #33
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maybe you should make a new poll with the three (near) tied books only, the way they have a second vote in an election.
I was thinking the same thing. A three way run off vote open for maybe 2 days. Well see where we are when this poll closes.

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Old 12-27-2008, 07:30 PM   #34
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Well... the poll has closed... and we do NOT have a tie. Time Traders by Andre Norton has won.

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http://www.webscription.net/p-429-time-traders.aspx

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Old 12-27-2008, 07:32 PM   #35
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Booo!! Who snuck that last one in?

Also, not available on the ebookstore...
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Old 12-27-2008, 07:33 PM   #36
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Booo!! Who snuck that last one in?
If you click on one of the "count" number above in the poll... it will show you all the votes... since I make them public to keep everyone honest and only voting for no more than two.

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If you click on one of the "count" number above in the poll... it will show you all the votes... since I make them public to keep everyone honest and only voting for no more than two.

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He he, I know there was no cheating, I'm just a whiner.
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He he, I know there was no cheating, I'm just a whiner.
I didn't think you did. I was just saying, you can list who voted for what. Alas, it doesn't tell you when they voted. No... I can see that there is any rythm or reason to the way they are listed.

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I didn't think you did. I was just saying, you can list who voted for what. Alas, it doesn't tell you when they voted. No... I can see that there is any rythm or reason to the way they are listed.

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Please don't let Time Traders win. It's not really a good choice for the book club. I have read it.
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Well... the poll has closed... and we do NOT have a tie. Time Traders by Andre Norton has won.

This ebook is available in the Mobileread library:

LRF http://www.mobileread.com/forums/showthread.php?t=25506

PRC http://www.mobileread.com/forums/showthread.php?t=25581

It is also available in the Baen free library in pretty much every format.

http://www.webscription.net/p-429-time-traders.aspx

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Oh, bollocks!
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My sentiments exactly, but I'll read it just the same.
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perhaps if we all threw a hissy and demanded a re-count? It works here.......
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