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This may take me quite some time to read through.

Not the cover of my edition
Not the cover of my edition

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A classic work combining classic works.

I bought this because it's considered one of the great works of literature and has survived into common culture. Though I can see why this would have been popular at the time, especially thanks to the forward saying that the brief writing style was rare, I don't yet see why this would appeal to today's person. Perhaps it's just me, but so far I find the writing style rather insulting.

Unabridged:

  1. 1887 - A Study in Scarlet
  2. 1890 - The Sign of the Four
  3. 1892 - The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
  4. 1893 - The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes
  5. 1902 - The Hound of the Baskervilles
  6. 1904 - The Return of Sherlock Holmes
  7. 1908 - The Adventure of Wisteria Lodge
  8. 1908 - The Adventure of the Bruce-Partington Plans



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GitHub is, as of this writing, a renown git hosting service.

They're introducing community guidelines..

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Khan Academy logo

Khan Academy is an online education tool. It does not lead into any degree, just into some reasonable capability.

It isn't perfect, but it is certainly a good start to get you the basics and as a tool to hone your skills for a real-world class.

.. but the problem is.. how do you get the most out of it when it's all you have/do?

Perhaps this applies elsewhere, but my bias for this writing is with their website.



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