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Aug.27.2013
And in the top five of the top 100 I have read ... two. I obviously do not take enough summer vacations. And - YES! - there is Kafka at #25. [DE]         * * * * * * * * * * * * * * *  100 Classic Free Books for Your End of Summer Reading By Jason Boog  Web...
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Nov.25.2012
Oh, well - maybe a big claim on my part. Still, what a world where any (and indeed, all) of these books can be available with the click of a mouse and the patience of a minute. All praise to Project Gutenberg, say I. I am sure he would be more than pleased.   * * * * * * * * * * * * * * *...
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Sep.09.2011
At left, Michael Hart, the founder of Project Gutenberg, with Gregory Newby, the organization's chief executive.   Michael Hart, a Pioneer of E-Books, Dies at 64   By WILLIAM GRIMES   Michael Hart, who was widely credited with creating the first e-book when he typed the...
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Jul.18.2010
  Project Gutenberg is a free service open to all of you with no membership required.If you paid anybody to get access to Project Gutenberg you should ask them for a refund. Top 100 To determine the ranking we count the times each file gets downloaded. Both HTTP and FTP transfers are counted...