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Volume 6014, Sandown Fort --- Sandsfoot Grit By Print Wikipedia
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Volume 6014, Sandown Fort---Sandsfoot Grit Print Wikipedia is a both a utilitarian visualization of the largest accumulation of human knowledge and a poetic gesture towards the inhuman scale of big... More > data. Michael Mandberg wrote software that parses the entirety of the English-language Wikipedia database and programmatically lays out nearly 7500 volumes, complete with covers, and then uploads them to Lulu.com for print-on-demand. Print Wikipedia draws attention to the sheer size of the encyclopedia's content and the impossibility of rendering Wikipedia as a material object in fixed form: Once a volume is printed it is already out of date. It is also a work of found poetry built on what is likely the largest appropriation ever made. As we become increasingly more dependent on information and source material on the Internet today, Mandiberg explores the accessibility of its vastness.< Less
Volume 6013, Sanders House (disambiguation) --- Sandown Depot, Boston and Maine Railroad By Print Wikipedia
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Volume 6013, Sanders House (disambiguation)---Sandown Depot, Boston and Maine Railroad Print Wikipedia is a both a utilitarian visualization of the largest accumulation of human knowledge and a... More > poetic gesture towards the inhuman scale of big data. Michael Mandberg wrote software that parses the entirety of the English-language Wikipedia database and programmatically lays out nearly 7500 volumes, complete with covers, and then uploads them to Lulu.com for print-on-demand. Print Wikipedia draws attention to the sheer size of the encyclopedia's content and the impossibility of rendering Wikipedia as a material object in fixed form: Once a volume is printed it is already out of date. It is also a work of found poetry built on what is likely the largest appropriation ever made. As we become increasingly more dependent on information and source material on the Internet today, Mandiberg explores the accessibility of its vastness.< Less
Deep Secret By Nigel James
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Alec Hammond is the country’s leading jump jockey, popula amongst his peers and adored by the betting public. He has won everything except the Cheltenham Gold Cup, the blue riband of... More > steeplechasing. He finally has a horse capable of filling the gap in his glittering CV... Nicola James ran away from home at the age of sixteen and drifted into the world of adult movies, where, under the name Susie Stone, she becomes one of industry’s biggest stars. Posing as her agent’s PA, she meets Alec at a corporate entertainment day at Sandown and against her better judgement, falls in love with him but cannot reveal her past... Frank Morris is a bent bookmaker who established his business by bribing jockeys to ensure that their mounts did not win. In debt to the type of people who do not resort to the courts, he reverts to his old ways and hatches a plot to stop Alec’s mount from winning the Gold Cup... Murder, blackmail and kidnap follow, culminating in a dramatic climax on Gold Cup day...< Less
Heaven Scent By John Winter
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The Sexy Sixties! Charlie was part of it, but he wasn't. He had the key but they changed the locks. Charlie and the staff of the Sandown Chronicle soon have something to take their minds off sunshine... More > summers of love, when the sleepy seaside resort is rocked by a series of mystery explosions. Is it the Isle of Wight Rebublican Army? Charlie and his fellow hacks are hot on the trail, but time is running out on a very short fuse.< Less