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Subject:Re: Book types most favored From:David Jones <dvjones -at- KSBE -dot- EDU> Date:Mon, 30 Sep 1996 11:13:43 +0000
I usually buy the kitchen sink books. I know I'll eventually need
that depth of information, I can usually pick up the operation of a
program quite well from online help and tutorials (my, the first time
I've said anything nice about online help!), and it appeals to the
old programmer part of me that still likes to occasionally fiddle
with things Not Meant For Humans To Know. <G>
On 29 Sep 96 at 8:56, Tim Altom wrote:
> In my case, I usually try to buy a simplified book first, one that's written
> friendly and folksy. That gets me off the ground, after which I usually feel
> the need for a book that has everything in it, just for reference.
> Are others of the same mind, or do you buy one or the other?
David Jones, Technical Writer
David_Jones/KSBEISD -dot- KSBEISD -at- Datahub -dot- com
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