Re: Slack's Book - How good is it?

Andreas Wistuba (
Mon, 12 Jun 1995 07:44:31 +0000

> I am in need of a book review. I have seen Slack's book mentioned
> several times over the last year since I joined the list and have
> just located a source for a copy; however, the price is a bit steep;
> $160 US for a first edition copy in fine condition. Could someone
> tell me the original publication prices? I'd like to know how much
> of a premium I'd be paying for a _collector's item_. The second
> question is - is it worth the price? I've never seen the book, so
> I would appreciate some details about the contents, quality and
> accuracy of the book.

Both books Adrian Slack has written are very fine, belonging to the
best books covering the CP-area. However $160 sounds incredibly
expensive to me.



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