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5194Re: [hackers-il] OT: Hebrew books for Kindle and Ben-Yehuda project

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  • Gabor Szabo
    Jul 16, 2012
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      Hi Asaf,

      thanks for the response.

      Are the Word files available from the site?
      If not, could you please send me one? (privately)


      On Tue, Jul 17, 2012 at 12:11 AM, Asaf Bartov <asaf.bartov@...> wrote:
      Hi, Gabor.

      Alas, we do not offer e-book formats just yet.  The obstacle is the fact we still rely on icky Word-generated HTML files which are just awful.  I'm actively working[1] on a conversion to a clean intermediate format from which we will be able to generate clean HTML, PDFs, EPUB, etc., so that feature is to come some time in the coming months.



      [1] https://github.com/abartov/bybeconv

      On Sat, Jul 14, 2012 at 4:06 AM, Gabor Szabo <szabgab@...> wrote:


      recently I purchased a Kindle and wanted to put some reading material on it.

      I checked the http://www.benyehuda.org/ but I could not find any link
      to download
      the text in any e-book format, except HTML. Have I missed something obvious
      on the site? If no e-book format, is that some legal issue, technical
      issue or just
      lack of time?

      I even sent an e-mail to editor@ two weeks ago but have not received any reply.

      I'd appreciate any pointers to Hebrew books for Kindle.
      Actually I am interested in both free and paid books.

      Help getting in touch with the Ben-Yehuda editors would be also appreciated.


      Asaf Bartov <asaf.bartov@...>

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