The Information_ A History, a Theory, a Flood 封面

The Information_ A History, a Theory, a Flood


**A *New York Times* Notable Book A *Los Angeles Times *and *Cleveland Plain Dealer* Best Book of the Year ****Winner of the PEN/E. O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award ****** From the bestselling author of the acclaimed *Chaos *and *Genius* comes a thoughtful and provocative e ...

Getting Things Done_ The Art of Stress-Free Productivity 封面

Getting Things Done_ The Art of Stress-Free Productivity


In today's world, yesterday's methods just don't work. In Getting Things Done, veteran coach and management consultant David Allen shares the breakthrough methods for stress-free performance that he has introduced to tens of thousands of people across the country. Allen's pre ...

300 Days of Better Writing 封面

300 Days of Better Writing


300 strategies for improving your writing. Strategies are short and to the point (150 - 250 words each), with explanations, instructions, and samples for each. Learn from them one day at a time or find the strategies you need.

One Day 封面

One Day


It’s 1988 and Dexter Mayhew and Emma Morley have only just met. But after only one day together, they cannot stop thinking about one another. Over twenty years, snapshots of that relationship are revealed on the same day—July 15th—of each year. Dex and Em face squabbles and fig ...

The Art of UNIX Programming 封面

The Art of UNIX Programming


Writing better software: 30 years of UNIX development wisdom In this book, five years in the making, the author encapsulates three decades of unwritten, hard-won software engineering wisdom. Raymond brings together for the first time the philosophy, design patterns, tools, culture, and tradition ...

从一到无穷大 封面




From Dictatorship to Democracy 封面

From Dictatorship to Democracy

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“From Dictatorship to Democracy” was written at the request of Tin Maung Win (now deceased), a prominent exile Burmese democrat who was then editor of “Khit Pyaing” (The New Era Journal). It was originally published in installments in “Khit Pyaing” in Burmese ...

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child 封面

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

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Based on an original new story by J.K. Rowling, Jack Thorne and John Tiffany, a new play by Jack Thorne, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is the eighth story in the Harry Potter series and the first official Harry Potter story to be presented on stage. The play will receive its world premiere i ...

偶发空缺 封面



巴里•菲尔布拉泽在高尔夫俱乐部外的猝死掀起了帕格镇的轩然大波。以镇上第一家庭自居的莫里森家自然视空出来的议席为囊中物,可惜其他人并不这样想。整天在家里打老婆揍孩子的西蒙•普莱斯就认为他也有机会得到肥缺,还有衣冠楚楚、神经过敏的副校长“鸽笼子”•沃尔,俨然视自己为发扬死者精神的不二人选。这些男人身旁的女人也是个个出彩,都不是省油的灯,有的“卖着超大号胸罩”、对除老公之外的俊男春梦连连;也有的精神洁癖,计划干掉出轨的丈夫。这群家境殷实、热闹非凡的帕格镇民共同的敌人是一片名为“丛地”的贫民区 ...

我承认我不曾历经沧桑 封面



蒋方舟二十岁后,首度杂文结集。反思成长道路上的得与失,描画身旁被绑架的一代群像,重寻写作的意义。2008年秋天,作者进入清华大学就读,2012年毕业,受聘为《新周刊》杂志副主编。回首过往五年,课业之外,作者亦经常参与公共话题的讨论及多种社会活动,生活不可谓不丰富不精彩。然而在忙碌与喧腾背后,作者却渐感迷失与困惑:参与的讨论越多,离真相仿佛越远;战斗檄文式的文章越写越多,却越来越不喜欢自己剑拔弩张的嘴脸。《我承认我不曾历经沧桑》本书由作者过去五年发表的各类文章精选而成。在书中,作者选择暂时回避各种大而化之的议论,退而反思自己的写作与成长历程,观察被时代绑架的一代年轻人—&md ...