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Darrell Ambro Solaris 9 System Administrator Exam Cram

Arnold Robbins Classic Shell Scripting

Bill Rosenblatt Learning the Korn Shell

NIIT Special Edition Using Solaris 9

Jon Lasser Think UNIX

Peter Salus A Quarter Century of UNIX

Mark Sobel Softpanorama Review: A Practical Guide to Red Hat Linux 8

Mark Sobel A Practical Guide to Solaris

Kip R. Irvine Assembly Language for Intel-Based Computers (4th Edition)

Peter Norton and John Socha Peter Norton Assembly Language Book for the IBM PC


Jeremy J. Siegel Stocks for the Long Run

Elliot Aronson Social Psychology (5th Edition) by Elliot Aronson


  1. The Art of Computer Programming

  2. The Mythical Man-Month

  3. The AWK Programming Language

  4. The C Programming Language : ANSI C Version (K&R Book)

  5. Lions' Commentary on Unix

  6. Programming Pearls

  7. The Elements of Programming Style

  8. Rapid Development

  9. How to Solve It by George Polya

  10. The Peter Principle

  11. The True Believer

Recommended Books

An Overview of The Seventh International Virus Bulletin Conference (VB'97). v.2.01; Oct. 21, 1997

A Practical Guide to Red Hat Linux 8 by Mark Sobel

Effective Perl Programming

Mastering Regular Expressions

Perl 5 By Example

Perl Developer's Guide

Practical Unix and Internet Security by Simson Garfinkel, Gene Spafford

Thinking in Java by Bruce Eckel


Learning Perl on Win32 Systems by Randal L. Schwartz, Erik Olson & Tom Christiansen

A Quarter Century of UNIX


The Cuckoo's Egg by Cliff Stoll

Random Findings

Jeremy J. Siegel Stocks for the Long Run

Elliot Aronson Social Psychology (5th Edition) by Elliot Aronson


The Last but not Least Technology is dominated by two types of people: those who understand what they do not manage and those who manage what they do not understand ~Archibald Putt. Ph.D

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