The Usenet Handbook

Author: Mark Harrison
Publisher: O'Reilly & Associates
ISBN: 1-56592-101-1
Price: $24.95
Pages: 250
Published: December 1994
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Notes: A user's guide to netnews. It's not just a technical book, although it includes tutorials on the most popular newsreaders for UNIX and Windows. The book also explains what goes on in Usenet: where to look for information and what to do with it once you get it. It gives readers an introduction to Usenet culture through discussion of etiquette, language, and history, including some of the more notable practical jokes and pranks to appear in newsgroups.

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