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The Guile Reference Manual

15-DEC-11: A printed edition of the Guile Reference Manual is now available for Guile version 2.0.3. Paperback (6"x9"), 918 pages, Retail price $29.95 (19.95 GBP). ISBN 9781906966157. (More information)

The R Reference Manual Volumes 1-4 (for R version 2.13.0)

16-SEP-11: A new printed edition of the R Reference Manual is now available for R version 2.13.0. For each volume sold $1 is donated to the R Foundation. Paperback (6"x9"), 2529 pages in 4 volumes, Retail price $24.95 (14.95 GBP) per volume, ISBNs 978-1-906966-09-6, 978-1-906966-10-2, 978-1-906966-11-9, 978-1-906966-12-6. (More information)

The Python Language Reference Manual (for Python version 3.2)

7-MAY-11: A new printed edition of the Python Language Reference Manual is now available for Python version 3.2. For each copy sold $1 is donated to the Python Software Foundation. Paperback (6"x9"), 150 pages, Retail price $14.95 (9.95 GBP), ISBN 978-1-906966-14-0. (More information)

An Introduction to Python (for Python version 3.2)

7-MAY-11: A new printed edition of the official Python tutorial "An Introduction to Python" is now available for Python version 3.2. For each copy sold $1 is donated to the Python Software Foundation. So far over $2,800 has been donated to the PSF from the sale of previous editions. Paperback (6"x9"), 164 pages, Retail price $14.95 (9.95 GBP), ISBN 978-1-906966-13-3. (More information)

The Org Mode 7 Reference Manual - Organize your life with GNU Emacs

17-DEC-10: The Org Mode manual is now available as a printed book. This manual is a printed edition of the Org reference documentation from the Org mode 7.3 distribution. Org mode is a powerful system for organizing projects, tasks and notes in the Emacs editor. For each copy sold $1 will be donated to the Org project. Paperback (6"x9"), 282 pages, Retail price $14.95 (9.95 GBP), ISBN 978-1-906966-08-9. (More information)

The PostgreSQL 9.0 Reference Manual (in 4 volumes)

15-DEC-10: A new printed edition of the "PostgreSQL Reference Manual" is now available for PostgreSQL 9.0 (based on the latest release v9.0.1). This edition documents all the latest features in PostgreSQL 9.0, including XML datatypes, full-text indexing, hot standby and streaming replication. For each volume sold, $1 is donated to the PostgreSQL project. So far over $2,000 has been donated the PostgreSQL project from the sale of previous editions. Paperback (6"x9"), 1600 pages (in 4 volumes), Total retail price $74.80. ISBN 978-1-906966-04-1, 978-1-906966-05-8, 978-1-906966-06-5, 978-1-906966-07-2. (More information)

The Perl Language Reference Manual (for Perl 5.12.1)

05-OCT-10: The Perl Language Reference Manual is now available as a printed book. This manual is a printed edition of the Perl reference documentation from the Perl 5.12.1 distribution. It covers advanced topics, and is suitable for readers who need to be familiar with the details and rules of the Perl language. For each copy sold $1 will be donated to the Perl Foundation. Paperback (6"x9"), 724 pages, Retail price $39.95, ISBN 978-1-906966-02-7. (More information)

The XPath 2.0 Standard

13-JUL-10: The official XPath 2.0 standard is now available as a printed book. For each copy sold $1 will be donated to support the development of freely-redistributable XML-related software projects (to nominate suitable projects, email sales@network-theory.co.uk). Paperback (6"x9"), 170 pages, Retail price $12.95, ISBN 978-1-906966-01-0. (More information)

The XML 1.0 Standard (Fifth Edition)

30-APR-10: The official XML 1.0 standard is now available as a printed book. For each copy sold $1 will be donated to support the development of freely-redistributable XML-related software projects (to nominate suitable projects, email sales@network-theory.co.uk). Paperback (6"x9"), 124 pages, Retail price $12.95, ISBN 0-9546120-9-4. (More information)

Network Theory titles now available in India from Pothi.com

30-OCT-09: All our titles are now available in India from online bookstore Pothi.com, located in Bangalore. Customers in India will benefit from faster shipping and lower prices by ordering from Pothi.com (in English, "pothi" means "book"). (More information)