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Re: book: Vintage Laptop Computers: First Decade: 1980-89

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  • fairlanefastback
    It would seem odd if he did not cite credit in any way in the book. I suppose someone could contact the owners of the websites in question and at least let
    Message 1 of 8 , Feb 23, 2009
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      It would seem odd if he did not cite credit in any way in the book. I
      suppose someone could contact the owners of the websites in question
      and at least let them know of what was noticed. If they did give
      permission its a non-issue from the start even if they are notified.

      --- In midatlanticretro@yahoogroups.com, "Evan Koblentz" <evan@...> wrote:
      >
      > Yes, it is plagiarism. He self-published. He claims the original
      writers
      > agreed to it, but who knows.
      >
      >
      > -----Original Message-----
      > From: midatlanticretro@yahoogroups.com
      > [mailto:midatlanticretro@yahoogroups.com] On Behalf Of fairlanefastback
      > Sent: Monday, February 23, 2009 4:15 PM
      > To: midatlanticretro@yahoogroups.com
      > Subject: [midatlanticretro] Re: book: Vintage Laptop Computers: First
      > Decade: 1980-89
      >
      >
      > Would that not be plagiarism? And if so, should it not be reported
      to his
      > publisher?
      >
      > --- In midatlanticretro@yahoogroups.com, "Evan Koblentz" <evan@> wrote:
      > >
      > > Yes, I did. I read every word of it. Most of which I previously
      > > read, verbatim, on other people's web sites.
      > >
      >
      >
      >
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