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Cabinet Door Quarter Turn Security Tubular Cam Lock w Keys
Cabinet Door Quarter Turn Security Tubular Cam Lock w Keys
Offered by sourcingmap
Price: £1.51

1.0 out of 5 stars Not a lock, 4 Mar. 2015
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Not actually a lock... just a very tiny quarter turning mechanism.


The Evolution of Useful Things: How Everyday Artefacts - from Forks and Pins to Paperclips and Zippers - Came to be as They are
The Evolution of Useful Things: How Everyday Artefacts - from Forks and Pins to Paperclips and Zippers - Came to be as They are
by Henry Petroski
Edition: Paperback
Price: £10.13

2.0 out of 5 stars Just a bit dull, 2 Dec. 2011
The idea is good the execution is dull. I did manage to read this to the end (just) but it did literally send me to sleep several times. There is a lot of detail of the evolution of a few everyday objects and there are a few interesting points (which is why I persevered). The main theme of the book is that, people will find fault in an object and innovate to make it better.... Well, the fault with this book is the writing style, it's dull and unnecessarily wordy. The fix, read something else; unless you love Paperclips, Staples, Hammers, Pins, Zips, Cutlery or Wooden bed frames.


CCCP: Cosmic Communist Constructions Photographed
CCCP: Cosmic Communist Constructions Photographed
by Frederic Chaubin
Edition: Hardcover
Price: £28.78

5 of 5 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Great Buildings, Good Photos, Poor Page Layout, 16 Oct. 2011
This is a fantastic collection of photos of some really interesting buildings. The only disappointment is that some of the photos are laid out across double page spreads... which means you miss the detail down the fold, since the book is fairly large I would have been happier with them on a single page, smaller but visible in all their glory.


Rain Fall [DVD] [2009]
Rain Fall [DVD] [2009]
Dvd ~ Kippei Shiina
Offered by HarriBella.UK.Ltd
Price: £2.26

3.0 out of 5 stars Not as good as the book, 14 Nov. 2010
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This review is from: Rain Fall [DVD] [2009] (DVD)
I decided to watch this as I'd read the book (Rain Fall (John Rain Thrillers))... I should have left it at that! the book is a 5 star but the film just doesn't compare. Watchable, if you haven't read the book you may really enjoy it, although the 'watching from the control room whilst chasing the super spy' Bourne rip off scene may make you cringe a little.


Professional ASP.NET MVC 2 (Wrox Programmer to Programmer)
Professional ASP.NET MVC 2 (Wrox Programmer to Programmer)
by Jon Galloway
Edition: Paperback
Price: £29.99

4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars If i'd have written something this bad I would have been sacked, 14 Nov. 2010
Total utter frustration! There are so many errors and ommissions that by halfway through chapter 1 (the bit where you code along with their examples) I have lost faith in the quality of the rest of the book; and to be honest with the authors and Wrox Press.
So why 2 stars instead of 1, well if you persevere and use the internet to search for all the solutions to the problems (they are all there; as everyone else has had the same problems) then you can still learn quite a bit and it'll teach you about debugging other peoples code which is always handy.


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