Ten New Books on the Internet.

David Bridge, MSC VAX System Manager DAVID at SIMSC.BITNET
Mon Nov 23 19:12:00 CST 1992


FYI:  Here is a list of new books about networking and the Internet.
Everyone needs to know more about networking.
yours,
David Bridge
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               TEN - New Books on the Internet in 1992.
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Kahin, Brian.  Editor.  Building Information Infrastructure:  Issues in the
    Development of the National Research and Education Network.  432 pages.
    1992.  $34.95  ISBN  0-390-03083-X
    Author E-mail:  Brian Kahin   kahin at hulaw1.harvard.edu
        McGraw Hill
        1221 Avenue of the Americas
        New York, NY  10020
        1-800-962-9342
    Book Review:  Matrix News, 2(5).
    Book Review:  Electronic Networking: Research, Applications and Policy,
                    2(3):52-53.  Fall 1992


Kehoe, Brendan P.  Zen and the Art of the Internet:  A  Beginner's Guide
    to the Internet.
    First Edition, Feb. 1992 available in free ASCII and Postscript
      format via "anonymous ftp servers".  Postscript version 96 pages.
    Second Edition, July 1992.   112 pages.   Prentice Hall.
    ISBN 0-13-010778-6   $22.00 + shipping
    Author E-mail:  Brendan Kehoe  bk at well.sf.ca.us
        Prentice Hall
        Route 9W
        Englewood Cliffs, NJ  07632
        515-284-6751
        FAX  515-284-2607
        E-mail:  info at prenhall.com
    Book Review:  Link Letter, 5(3):3.  Nov. 1992
    Book Review:  Electronic Networking: Research, Applications and Policy,
                    2(3):45-48.  Fall 1992
    A short one-page "ad" for this book is available via ftp server.
    ftp to simsc.si.edu    dir=networks    file=zen.ad


Krol, Ed. The Whole Internet: Catalog & User's Guide. 376 pages. Sept. 13, 1992.
    O'Reilly & Associates, Inc.  ISBN 1-56592-025-2.  $24.95 + shipping.
    Author E-mail:  Ed Krol  krol at uxc.cso.uiuc.edu
        O'Reilly & Associates, Inc.
        103 Morris Street, Suite A
        Sebastopol, CA  95472
        707-829-0515
        800-998-9938   7am to 5pm PST
        FAX 707-829-0104
        E-mail:  nuts at ora.com
    Book Review:  Internet Society News, 1(3):33.  Summer 1992.
    Book Review:  Link Letter, 5(3):3.  Nov. 1992


Lane, Elizabeth S. and Summerhil, Craig A.
    An Internet Primer for Information Professionals:  A Basic Guide to
    Networking Technology.  about 200 pages.  ISBN 0-88736-831-X.  $37.50
    To be published November or December of 1992 by Meckler Corporation.
    Author E-mail:  Elizabeth Lane  elane3 at ua1vm.ua.edu
        Meckler Corporation
        11 Ferry Lane West
        Westport, CT  06880
        (203) 226-6967
        FAX  (203) 545-5840


LaQuey, Tracy and Ryer, Jeanne C.  The Internet Companion:  A Beginner's
    Guide to Global Networking.  208 pages.  Oct./Nov. 1992.  $10.95
    ISBN 0-201-62224-6
    Author E-mail:  Tracy LaQuey    internet-companion at utexas.edu
        Addison-Wesley Publishing Co.
        1 Jacob Way
        Reading, MA  01867
        617-944-3700  or  800-447-2226
        E-mail:  74230.3622 at CompuServe.com
    Book Review:  Internet Society News, 1(3):34.  Summer 1992.
    Book Review:  Link Letter, 5(3):4.  Nov. 1992
    Book Review:  Matrix News, 2(9):8-9. Sept. 1992.


Malamud, Carl.  Exploring the Internet:  A Technical Travelogue.  376 pages.
    Aug. 1992   Prentice Hall  $26.95  ISBN 0-13-296898-3
    Author E-mail:  Carl Malamud  carl at malamud.com
        Prentice Hall
        Route 9W
        Englewood Cliffs, NJ  07632
        515-284-6751
        FAX  515-284-2607
        E-mail:  info at prenhall.com
    Book Review:  Internet Society News, 1(3):34.  Summer 1992.
    Book Review:  Network Computing, 3(11):46.  October 15, 1992.
    Book Review:  Matrix News, 2(9):9,11. Sept. 1992.


Marine, April.  Inter:  Getting Started.  380 pages.  Sept. 1992.
    $39.00 + shipping.   ISBN [none]
    Author E-mail:  April Marine  april at nisc.sri.com
        SRI International
        Network Information Systems Center
        333 Ravenswood Avenue, Room EJ291
        Menlo Park, CA  94025
        415-859-6387
        FAX  415-859-6028
        E-mail:  nisc at nisc.sri.com
    Book Review:  Internet Society News, 1(3):33.  Summer 1992.
    Book Review:  Link Letter, 5(3):4.  Nov. 1992
    The "Table of Contents" is available via ftp server.
    ftp to ftp.nisc.sri.com  dir=netinfo file=internet-getting-started-contents


Quarterman, John S. and Wilhelm, Susanne.   UNIX, POSIX, and Open Systems:
    The Open Standards Puzzle.  448 pages   Dec. 1, 1992    $43.25
    ISBN 0-201-52772-3
    Author E-mail:  John S. Quarterman  jsq at tic.com
        Addison-Wesley Publishing Co.
        1 Jacob Way
        Reading, MA  01867
        617-944-3700  or  800-447-2226
        E-mail:  74230.3622 at CompuServe.com
    Book Review:  Internet Society News, 1(3):34.  Summer 1992.


SRI International.  Internet:  Mailing Lists.  ? pages.
    $39.00 + shipping.   ISBN [none]
        SRI International
        Network Information Systems Center
        333 Ravenswood Avenue, Room EJ291
        Menlo Park, CA  94025
        415-859-6387
        FAX  415-859-6028
        E-mail:  nisc at nisc.sri.com


Tennant, Roy; Ober, John; and Lipow, Anne G.   Forward by Clifford Lynch.
    Crossing the Internet Threshold:  an Instructional Handbook.  134 pages.
    Oct. 1992   $45.00 + shipping.   First Edition, 1992 (copyright 1993)
    ISBN 1-882208-01-3
    Author E-mail:  Roy Tennant  rtennant at library.berkeley.edu
    Author E-mail:  Anne G. Lipow  alipow at library.berkeley.edu
        Library Solution Press
        1100 Industrial Road, Suite 9
        San Carlos, CA  94070
        510-841-2636
        FAX orders sales office:  415-594-0411
    A short two-page order form and reviews is available via ftp server.
    ftp to simsc.si.edu    dir=networks    file=crossing.ad


rev. Nov. 23, 1992
David Bridge
BITNET:   David at SIMSC
Internet: David at simsc.si.edu




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