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07-15-2009, 06:09
I know this is pretty far off from firearms but I just wanted to share this to you guys. It might be of interest to some.

Open Access to eBooks from 7/04/09 to 8/04/09.

Created by contributions from 100+ eLibraries from around the world, here are the largest collections.

Starting July 4th 2009 is the Fourth Annual World eBook Fair. Our goal is to provide Free access for a month to 2 Million eBooks.
..100,000+ from Project Gutenberg
..500,000+ from The World Public Library
1,385,000+ from The Internet Archive
..250,000+ from eBooks About Everything
....17,000+ from IMSLP

07-15-2009, 06:27

I've been ransacking Gutenberg since it was first up... heheh.
Great for historical research, which more often than not requires
finding an old, out-of-print reference.

07-15-2009, 22:09
May I recommend "My Far Away Home" by Mary Mckay Maynard. A true story of a small group of Americans stranded in Mindanao during WWII.