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All the Perl that's Practical to Extract and Report

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  • I've rarely been disappointed with what I've bought - mainly in the perl/html/xml areas. I don't know much about the economics of technical book publishing but I guess the physical specifications (paper/binding etc) and relatively low print runs/sales (compared to best seller lists) dictate the "higher than you would ideally like" price. Also the authors (many of whom are known here) don't seem to have become fabulously rich from sales....