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Helpful votes received on reviews: 75% (3 of 4)
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Searching For Sugar Man [DVD] <b>DVD</b> ~ Rodriguez
5.0 out of 5 stars An unexpected gem, 10 Jan 2014
Very enjoyable. People I meet from SA always know about Sugar Man... and the others don't... but they should. Good music, astonishing story, told brilliantly.
The Last Dark (GOLLANCZ S.F.) by Stephen Donaldson
The Last Dark (GOLLANCZ S.F.) by Stephen Donaldson
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5.0 out of 5 stars Full of excitment., 10 Jan 2014
The books 1-6 I read many years ago and thoroughly enjoyed every moment.
The conflicted nature of the hero and the exciting circumstances of his journey kept me on the edge of my seat.
The books 7-9 I read with delays between them, whilst waiting for publication. The delays took off some of the thrill. Also, my ability to remember detail in previous books made the story less enjoyable (for me). The 8th book I struggled to get through, still enjoyed it but I was made to wonder why I was reading such a far fetched story.
The 9th book (The Last Dark) had the answer. Full of the old excitement and brilliantly tied up what I was expecting to be loose ends in a very engaging… Read more
Event Processing: Designing IT Systems for Agile C&hellip by K. Mani Chandy
A clearly written and easy to follow rationale for Event Driven Architecture.
Provides a compelling reason to change.
Although, I'm not sure how EDA "complements" SoA, surely EDA as described will eventually supplant SoA!
I'd have liked for Chandy & Schulte to have also explained how EDA and the ReST architectural style might complement each other.
Nonetheless, an extremely valuable read.

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