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Old 1st October 2006, 01:34 PM   #1
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Default What's on your bookshelf -- must reads

Op Amp Applications Handbook -- Walt Jung
Analog Circuit Design -- Jim Williams
Op Amps for Everyone -- Ron Mancini
Audio Power Amplifier Handbook -- Self
Troubleshooting Analog Circuits -- Pease
Vacuum Tube Amplifiers

Art of Electronics
Experimental Methods in RD Design (ARRL)
Radio Amateur's Handbook (ARRL)

Digikey Catalog
Mouser Catalog
Allied electronics Catalog

RCA Receiving Tube Manual
RCA Solid State Devices Manual

Handbook of Chemistry and Physics
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Old 1st October 2006, 02:03 PM   #2
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Zen and The Art of Motorcycle Maintenance
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Old 2nd November 2006, 05:54 AM   #3
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The Radio Engineer's handbook.............Terman
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Old 2nd November 2006, 05:56 AM   #4
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Alot of junk, mostly books and emty component bags.
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Old 2nd November 2006, 06:38 AM   #5
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Must reads on my bookshelf?

Holy Bible KJV
Pilgrim's Progress (Bunyan)
Fox's Book of Martyrs
The Lives (Plutarch)
Born in Blood (Robinson)
The Complete Works of Shakespeare
The Flame of Islam (Harold Lamb)
The Sleepwalkers (Koestler)
The Complete Angler (Issac Walton)

In addition, a bit lighter:

The Riddle of the Sands (Erskine Childers)
Swallows and Amazons series (Arthur Ransome)
Master and Commander series (Patrick O'Brian)

And many, many more.............. I'll come back to this thread again.

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Old 2nd November 2006, 06:44 AM   #6
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I guess this thread by default ( on this forum ) is meant to be a listing of technical books .
Correct ?
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Old 2nd November 2006, 11:40 AM   #7
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Originally posted by ashok
I guess this thread by default ( on this forum ) is meant to be a listing of technical books .
Correct ?
Hopefully we have lives which extend beyond audio.

wrt the KJV -- there is a very interesting book about the creation of the KJV, the political problems of the day, the difficulty for the English Church with its antecedents. It's called "God's Secretaries" --
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Computers in Context: The Philosophy and Practice of Systems Design
Understanding Comics: The Invisible Art
Introducing Postmodernism
Buzzed: The Straight Facts About the Most Used and Abused Drugs From Alcohol To Ecstasy
GŲkmannen/The Cuckoo's Progress
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Must reads? Hmmm.... That's tough.

Got some favorite reads on the shelf:

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass- Lewis Carroll
The Mad Scientists' Club - Bertrand R. Brinley
Fatu Hiva- Thor Heyerdahl
Kon-Tiki - Thor Heyerdahl
Aku-Aku - Thor Heyerdahl
Ra Expeditions - Thor Heyerdahl
Last Voyage of Captain Cook - John Ledyard and James Zug
Little Big Man -Thomas Berger
La Planete Des Singes - Pierre Boulle
The Backstage Handbook - Paul Carter and George Chiang
Making Movies - Sidney Lumet
Les haut-parleurs - Jean Hiraga
Lafayette Radio Electronics Catalog - 1966
Mouser Catalog 2006
Take the Speaker Voltage Test!
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The Feynman Lectures on Physics, one of the greatest books in the English language. Three books if you count each volume separately.
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