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Standard ExtraSupport Orthopaedic Coccyx Chair Seat Cushion Wedge 43x43x7cm (17x17x2.8 inches) From ExtraComfort. SUPPLIED TO THE NHS!
Standard ExtraSupport Orthopaedic Coccyx Chair Seat Cushion Wedge 43x43x7cm (17x17x2.8 inches) From ExtraComfort. SUPPLIED TO THE NHS!
Offered by ExtraComfort
Price: £24.95

10 of 12 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Comfey, 28 Oct 2008
The cushion is bigger than any chair I own so I had to cut it down to size but this is very easily done with a pair of household scissors.
Its not removed all my coccyx pain but has eased it.


Learning UML 2.0
Learning UML 2.0
by Russ Miles
Edition: Paperback
Price: £28.99

4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Good Introduction, 28 Oct 2008
This review is from: Learning UML 2.0 (Paperback)
This book is great introduction to UML 2.0. Its written for OO developers and all examples are Java which fit me to a T but may not suit everyone.
The style is good with lots of examples and each chapter can be read independently if you just need to refresh yourself about a certain diagram.


Aga Salter 4-way Timer
Aga Salter 4-way Timer

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Good Timer, 28 Oct 2008
Excellent timer, very easy to use. Allows up to 4 different timers each with a different beep so you can identify which one has gone off. Also keeps the time you entered so if you need to keep doing things for a certain amount of time its great.


UML Demystified
UML Demystified
by Paul Kimmel
Edition: Paperback
Price: £12.08

5 of 5 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars Not very Demystified at all, 31 May 2008
This review is from: UML Demystified (Paperback)
I don't like this book and for me it doesn't do what it claims.
If you want a book that simply explains the use of the different aspects of UML (use cases, activity diagrams etc) and when you'd use each one and what detail you can have this is not the book for you.

I don't like the fact that the author states that UML is language free and then applies it to VB or that he talks you through how he creates the models in a certain tool or what companies he worked for and the projects he was in charge of or what hobbies he has. I just want to know about the UML.
One of the reasons I chose this book was that it had a quiz at the end of each chapter which I thought would help me but its less about the use of UML and more to check you've read the chapter.
Another thing I really hate is that the diagrams associated with the text are very badly placed. The text will refer to a diagram but the diagram might not appear until the next page and after the text has moved on to talk about something else even when the diagram could easily have fitted in just after the relevant text. And also very confusingly is that some of the diagrams are wrong and do not reflect the text. Not good for learning at all.


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