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View Poll Results: Which eBook do you want the Book Club read for March?
The Idiot Girl and the Flaming Tantrum of Death 6 12.24%
Against Intellectual Monopoly 2 4.08%
The Origin of Species 9 18.37%
Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking 2 4.08%
The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make A Big Difference 6 12.24%
The Professor and the Madman: A Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary 13 26.53%
A Lady's Life in the Rocky Mountains 11 22.45%
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Old 02-28-2009, 08:00 AM   #61
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If anyone is having difficulty finding it, it may also be available for sale under the original U.K. title, "The Surgeon of Crowthorne."
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Old 02-28-2009, 09:14 AM   #62
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From Fictionwise: http://www.fictionwise.com/eBooks/eBook35927.htm?cache
From BooksOnBoard: http://www.booksonboard.com/index.ph...09528&v=buynow
From CyberRead: https://www.cyberread.com/Professor-...r/?info/15403/
From Diesel eBooks: http://www.diesel-ebooks.com/cgi-bin...man-eBook.html
From eBooks.com: http://www.ebooks.com/ebooks/book_di...asp?IID=256061
From HarperCollins: http://www.harpercollinsebooks.com/D...1-25F3BB8578E9
From Amazon.com: http://www.amazon.com/Professor-and-...5830417&sr=1-3

That should be enough links to The Professor and the Madman: A Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary.
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Old 02-28-2009, 11:24 AM   #63
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Thanks for the links Jon. This I think will be the most expensive ebook I have ever bought. (not complaining).

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Old 02-28-2009, 11:27 AM   #64
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Thanks for the links Jon. This I think will be the most expensive ebook I have ever bought. (not complaining).

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Old 02-28-2009, 12:22 PM   #65
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Unfortunately, there is no version available from Sony. So the best bet is to get it in MS Reader or Mobipocket, strip the DRM and use Calibre to convert to LRF.
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Old 02-28-2009, 01:51 PM   #66
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Yes, thanks for the links. Fascinating that Diesel eBooks charges slightly different prices depending on the format. Those damn specialized electrons.
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Old 03-03-2009, 02:54 PM   #67
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Just found it available from one of the public libraries I have a access to.
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Old 03-03-2009, 03:19 PM   #68
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Old 03-04-2009, 06:59 PM   #69
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I was able to borrow this month's eBook from the library. I am already up to chapter 3. It's a good read so far. I rather enjoyed Chapter 2.
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Has anyone besides myself actually started reading this month's Book Club eBook?
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Old 03-06-2009, 05:39 PM   #72
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Not yet started, but I will. I am going to read UR first... then this.

I should have it done before the discussion thread opens up.

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Plan to start as soon I finish rereading 'A Passage to India' (for the eighth time ).
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Plan to start as soon I finish rereading 'A Passage to India' (for the eighth time ).
Eight times reading A Passage to India? I barely made it past one read.
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