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User Review  - Kaethe - LibraryThing

As well as a gripping techno-thriller, it's also a sweet romance, and includes a great chocolate-chip cookie recipe. Stoll never sets out to be a hero, he's just a problem-solving grad student, who becomes really dedicated to solving one particular problem. I wonder how dated it seems now? Read full review

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User Review  - TimBazzett - LibraryThing

I was ready to give THE CUCKOO'S EGG a mere four stars, because this is just not really the kind of book I normally read. But then I decided that wouldn't be fair, or an accurate reflection of how I ... Read full review

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User Review  - meekohi - LibraryThing

Interesting first-person view of tracking a hacker back to the source back in the early Unix days. Pretty interesting from a historical perspective, although there is a lot of waiting around for ... Read full review

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User Review  - rachel8973 - LibraryThing

I loved this. Great fun if your are one of those people who remembers sleeping under your desk to be there when your program finished compiling/linking. Read full review

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User Review  - Clueless - LibraryThing

The parallels between this and the last book I read 'Against all Enemies' were chilling. Absolutely fabulous writing...you'd expect - from the subject matter - that this would be as dry as a bone. But ... Read full review

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Easy read, read it shortly after it first came out have read it at least twice over the years. ANd have recommended it to many others that loved it as well!

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Interesting, engaging, and still very relevant to modern day cyber security issues.

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Remember watching C-SPAN with Brain Lamb interviewing this Crazy Guy talking about all with real life spooks, few days later i saw his book in the library so i checked it out with the other books i meant to get, about a day later I read the blurbs on the back so i open to read a few pages... a few hours later I had finish a great real life cloak and dagger spy novel, one of the best books I ever read 

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this is probably on my top-5 books of all time... superbly written, thrilling, an excellent read for everyone interested in computers...

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User Review  - Lorune - LibraryThing

Entertaining overall story, i just got bit tired of the Stoll's silly whining about different sort of things at the end of the book. Read full review


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