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5/6     Recommendations for where to buy $50 list price programming books
        cheap? - http://amazon.com? Barnes & Noble? book clubs? -- Thanks!
        \_ That would depend on the title. Check http://www.acses.com
           for a stylish comparison shopping agent for new books (or
           http://www.mxbf.com for used or out of print books)
           \_ Try http://www.books.com  Most of the books there are cheaper
              than both amazon and b&n.
              \_ Except they're part of Cendant Corp... evil, evil company.
        \_ ugh, <DEAD>www.bookpool.com!<DEAD> Where have you people been?
           \_bookpool rules.
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