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Art of Java Web Development: Struts, Tapestry, Commons, Velocity, JUnit, Axis, Cocoon, InternetBeans, WebWork
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The Greatness Guide: The 10 Best Lessons Life Has Taught Me
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Google AdWords For Dummies (Computer/Tech)
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XSLT and XPATH: A Guide to XML Transformations
Mastering XSLT and XPath gives you unprecedented control over your information-and helps you leverage virtually every new XML technology, from XLink to schemas. Discover XSLT's powerful vocabulary of programming-like features and learn how to build custom solutions that resist obsolesence. By the end of the first...
Complex Dynamics in Communication Networks (Understanding Complex Systems) Computer and communication networks are among society's most important infrastructures. The internet, in particular, is a giant global network of networks with central control or administration. It is a paradigm of a complex system, where complexity may arise from different sources: topological structure, network evolution, connection and node...