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How to Predict the Unpredictable
How to Predict the Unpredictable
Price: £8.54

12 of 24 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars Feedback only - NOT a review, 28 Sept. 2014
This is feedback. Not a review - but Amazon does not seem to offer a fault feedback option. If they do, it is well hidden!

If you are contemplating buying the Kindle version of this book leave it for a week or two after this review for the reason below, until the author or Amazon fix the problem.

The Kindle version of this book was so badly jumbled that I had to ask Amazon for a refund. It was totally unreadable. Pages out of order and paragraphs within pages out of sequence. Many paragraphs repeating three or four times throughout the first 50 pages. There were not more than two coherent pages strung together in the first 50. I did not try looking too hard beyond the first 50 pages, but it did not seem to get any better. Allegedly 304 pages according to the blurb. My Kindle claims 690 pages - very well stirred and then shuffled!

(It was not due to a fault on my Kindle, other books download fine and deleting and redownloading this book made no difference to the jumble.)
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Josef Strauss Edition, Vol.17
Josef Strauss Edition, Vol.17
Price: £6.69

5.0 out of 5 stars Relaxing and Cheerful, 25 Aug. 2014
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Lesser Known Strauss Pieces. Well played. Excellent if you are a fan of the 19c Strauss family


Strauss, Joseph - Edition, Volume 19
Strauss, Joseph - Edition, Volume 19

5.0 out of 5 stars Lesser Known Strauss Pieces, 25 Aug. 2014
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Lesser known Strauss pieces. Relaxing and superb if you are a fan of the 19th Century family. Good orchestra


Josef Strauss Edition Vol. 23
Josef Strauss Edition Vol. 23

5.0 out of 5 stars Lesser Known Strauss Pieces, 25 Aug. 2014
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Lesser known Strauss pieces. Relaxing and superb if you are a fan of the 19th Century family.


A Dummy's Guide: How To Use Viveza 2, Nik Software
A Dummy's Guide: How To Use Viveza 2, Nik Software
Price: £2.93

3.0 out of 5 stars Repetitive, 25 Aug. 2014
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Writing style a little irritating. Prone to tell you what he is going to tell you, and then tell you what he is going to tell you..., as well as tell you that he has told you and then tell you that he has told you, and then tell you ..... Did not tell me much that an average user could not have worked out with a bit of quick experimentation on the software. Still, I did learn something.


Digi-Chip HIGH SPEED 32GB UHS-1 CLASS 10 SDHC Memory Card for Canon EOS 5D Mark III, EOS 60Da, EOS 650D, EOS M, EOS 6D, EOS 70D, EOS 100D, EOS 700D, EOS 600D, EOS 1100D, EOS 1200D, EOS 60D and EOS 550D Digital SLR Cameras
Digi-Chip HIGH SPEED 32GB UHS-1 CLASS 10 SDHC Memory Card for Canon EOS 5D Mark III, EOS 60Da, EOS 650D, EOS M, EOS 6D, EOS 70D, EOS 100D, EOS 700D, EOS 600D, EOS 1100D, EOS 1200D, EOS 60D and EOS 550D Digital SLR Cameras
Offered by Low Price Memory
Price: £8.15


Sandisk 32GB Ultra SDHC Memory Card For Canon EOS 6D Camera
Sandisk 32GB Ultra SDHC Memory Card For Canon EOS 6D Camera
Offered by B3Digital
Price: £9.95

3.0 out of 5 stars Disappointing, 25 Aug. 2014
Failed almost straight away. Replaced by a much cheaper Digi-Chip HIGH SPEED 32GB UHS-1 CLASS 10 SDHC, which has performed fine.


The Three Musketeers [DVD]
The Three Musketeers [DVD]
Dvd ~ Matthew MacFadyen
Offered by DVDBayFBA
Price: £2.90

3 of 5 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Fantasy to the point of Absurd, 14 April 2013
This review is from: The Three Musketeers [DVD] (DVD)
We presumably all expect a good dose of fantasy in any entertainment, but this was carried way too far. This especially so for something that is supposed to have some roots in historical fact. Wooden acting and infantile script added to the misery of watching this. No tension, no excitement - just painful.

Every film director has his own take on how to interpret a good story. Some add value, some don't. It seems this one only knows how to take a really good story - and wreck it. The opening scenes tell you how bad it is. I should have stopped watching in the first 5 minutes. It was only disbelief that it could stay that bad that kept me watching.


Aten CubiQ CS1782A 2 Way KVM Dual-DVI 7.1 Audio 120 Hz 3D USB
Aten CubiQ CS1782A 2 Way KVM Dual-DVI 7.1 Audio 120 Hz 3D USB
Price: £112.79

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars No UK Power Supply, 15 Dec. 2012
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I am not sure if it is fair to give a 3-star review for a product that I was unable to try out. The Cubiq came with the power supply attached to a 2-pin plug. It fitted so loosely into the electric shaver type of plugs that I already had, that I had to go hunting for a suitable 2-pin to 3-pin UK plug adaptor. I bought several through local electrical outlets and through Amazon. I was unable to get any to fit.

If you feel confident doing some DIY rewiring yourself, it is probably not too difficult. Note, however, that the power supply is moulded into the 2-pin plug, which is why I did not attempt a DIY conversion to a 3-pin plug.

Because of the very poor electrical connection, I never tried the CubiQ. The slightest movement of the cable caused the electricity at the connection to crackle. The CubiQ did look well built though.

Sadly, I had to send it back to Amazon as unfit for purpose.


Endura Road Overshoe 2015 - Black Shoe size: M
Endura Road Overshoe 2015 - Black Shoe size: M
Offered by M&E Store-UK

5.0 out of 5 stars Good Overshoe but be careful of size, 3 Dec. 2012
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Having a size 7 foot, I initially purchased a mens 7-8 (classed as Medium). It was WAY too small. The packaging clearly said that it was for a 7-8 foot size, but I did wonder if the factory had mixed up the sizes, because it was so way out. The vendor courteously and cheerfully replaced my order with the XL size, which fits my foot size fine -although perhaps a fractional large. I notice the Amazon web page now just lists Small and XL. I think if your foot size is over 8.5 you will struggle with the XL.

For the price, the product quality is very good. I suspect those users that say the zip has given way too easily have been seriously over stretching the boot while fitting it. In my view, this kind of product should slip on with minimal effort, in which case zips and seams will last OK.


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