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C++Builder 5 Developer's Guide by Jarrod Hollingworth
C++Builder 5 Developer's Guide by Jarrod Hollingworth
This book isnt really awesome, then again, what technical text is? This is still the definitive works upon the subject of C++Builder, it learns you the neat details about the IDE, it reveals the depths of the API and shows some very interesting techniques on standard C++. It is simply a book written by some very experienced programmers, seasoned in Borlands solutions.
So who would want this book? Well, C++ Primers does not want it unless they have an extreme learningrate, it mainly targets people who know how to write a basic DOS program in C++ and have done some windowsprogramming in Delphi, Pascal or Visual Basic and want to get get the hinch of Windows programming in C++. You should… Read more
Star Trek: The Next Generation - Season 7 <b>DVD</b> ~ Patrick Stewart
This is the last installment in the generations series, and the actors has really grown into their characters so the crew is sparkling, and altough some of the storylines is a bit thin, the majority is not...As a matter of fact, most of them are really really good, and some are brilliant.
All in all, this set is far superior to both the 5th and the 6th installment (And incredibly much better than the two first, which were mediocre) and the excelent ending is a must for anyone who ever liked the series, it doesnt end the series with a big dot (They had to leave something for the movies I suppose..), but shows a possible destiny for everyone involved, and leave it up to the crew to make… Read more
Grave of the Fireflies (Collector's Series) <b>DVD</b> ~ Tsutomu Tatsumi
As clearly stated by almost 300 reviews, Grave of the Fireflies is the poetic tale of to children who tries to survive the aftermath of World War 2 in Japan. As their family are wiped out and food is scarce they find that the world has no room for them, and being children they simply lack the abilities to make it on their own. They are doomed from the beginning and their inevitable demise are tragically apperent.
Their deaths will leave you sick to your stomach at the thought of war, the patriotism and propaganda flashed during wartime becomes meaningless and evil, put short, any political views you might have on bombing and modern warfare are in serious jeopardy when you view this… Read more