Big Ideas From The Computer Age

Hackers & Painters: Big Ideas from the Computer Age  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at June 14, 2016
Hackers & Painters: Big Ideas from the Computer Age

Paul Graham, "Hackers & Painters: Big Ideas from the Computer Age"
ISBN: 1449389554 | 2010 | EPUB | 272 pages | 2 MB

Hackers & Painters: Big Ideas from the Computer Age (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Feb. 27, 2013
Hackers & Painters: Big Ideas from the Computer Age (repost)

Hackers & Painters: Big Ideas from the Computer Age By Paul Graham
English | 2010 | 272 Pages | ISBN: 1449389554 | PDF | 1,7 MB

We are living in the computer age, in a world increasingly designed and engineered by computer programmers and software designers, by people who call themselves hackers. Who are these people, what motivates them, and why should you care?

Hackers and Painters: Big Ideas from the Computer Age  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by rolexmaya at May 30, 2011
Hackers and Painters: Big Ideas from the Computer Age

Hackers and Painters: Big Ideas from the Computer Age
O'Reilly Media | May 2004 | ISBN-10: 0596006624 | 271 pages | PDF | 1.66 Mb

Hackers and Painters: Big Ideas From the Computer Age  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Deranged at June 16, 2006
Hackers and Painters: Big Ideas From the Computer Age

Hackers and Painters: Big Ideas From the Computer Age | May 2004 | PDF
ISBN: 0-596-00662-4 | 1 mb | Paul Graham


Written in clear, narrative style, Hackers & Painters examines issues such as the rightness of web-based applications, the programming language renaissance, spam filtering, the Open Source Movement, Internet startups and more. In each essay, Graham moves beyond widely held beliefs about the way that programmers work as he tells important stories about the kinds of people behind tech innovations, revealing distinctions about their characters and their craft. No hackers reading this book will fail to recognize themselves within these pages. No programmer will put it down without new thoughts actively percolating.
A Short History of Drunkenness: How, Why, Where, and When Humankind Has Gotten Merry from the Stone Age to the Present

A Short History of Drunkenness: How, Why, Where, and When Humankind Has Gotten Merry from the Stone Age to the Present by Mark Forsyth
English | May 8th, 2018 | ASIN: B07473XGCM, ISBN: 0525575375 | 256 Pages | EPUB (HQ) | 5.67 MB

From the internationally bestselling author of The Etymologicon, a lively and fascinating exploration of how, throughout history, each civilization has found a way to celebrate, or to control, the eternal human drive to get sloshed

History Afield: Stories from the Golden Age of Wisconsin Sporting Life  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at April 16, 2018
History Afield: Stories from the Golden Age of Wisconsin Sporting Life

History Afield: Stories from the Golden Age of Wisconsin Sporting Life by Robert C. Willging
English | August 1, 2011 | ISBN: 0870204297 | EPUB | 208 pages | 13.7 MB

The Culinarians: Lives and Careers from the First Age of American Fine Dining  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at April 8, 2018
The Culinarians: Lives and Careers from the First Age of American Fine Dining

The Culinarians: Lives and Careers from the First Age of American Fine Dining by David S. Shields
English | October 26th, 2017 | ASIN: B0768D9KWN, ISBN: 022640689X | 560 Pages | EPUB | 13.95 MB

He presided over Virginia’s great political barbeques for the last half of the nineteenth century, taught the young Prince of Wales to crave mint juleps in 1859, catered to Virginia’s mountain spas, and fed two generations of Richmond epicures with terrapin and turkey.
The Open Sea: The Economic Life of the Ancient Mediterranean World from the Iron Age to the Rise of Rome

The Open Sea: The Economic Life of the Ancient Mediterranean World from the Iron Age to the Rise of Rome by J. G. Manning
English | 3 Apr. 2018 | ISBN: 0691151741 | 448 Pages | EPUB | 27.99 MB

LIFE Rise of the Superhero: From the Golden Age to the Silver Screen  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Feb. 20, 2018
LIFE Rise of the Superhero: From the Golden Age to the Silver Screen

LIFE Rise of the Superhero: From the Golden Age to the Silver Screen by The Editors of LIFE
English | November 10th, 2017 | ISBN: 1547840803 | 96 pages | EPUB | 43.88 MB

Includes a special remembrance of Adam West

Writings from the Golden Age of Russian Poetry (Russian Library)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Feb. 16, 2018
Writings from the Golden Age of Russian Poetry (Russian Library)

Writings from the Golden Age of Russian Poetry (Russian Library) by Konstantin Batyushkov, translated by Peter France
English | November 28, 2017 | ISBN: 0231185405, 0231185413 | EPUB | 256 pages | 1 MB