On Thu, 4 Jan 2001, David H. Adler wrote:
> On Thu, Jan 04, 2001 at 01:59:05PM +0000, David Hodgkinson wrote:
> > Struan Donald <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes:
> > >
> > > er, what's wrong with foyles if it's not a silly question?
> > Insane filing system
> They (used to, at least) file their Science Fiction (and some other
> sections) by publisher rather than author or even title. Good luck
> finding a book if you don't know the publisher...
The computing section is somewhat more sane these days.
And anyway, computing by publisher is getting a lot better. You just
browse O'Reilly, Addison Wesley and Prentice Hall.
If they were to sort by Publisher, shouldn't they subsort by ISBN?
Thinking can definitely damage your health :(