Re: Re: Any Mathematica 6 book yet?

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg81462] Re: [mg81445] Re: Any Mathematica 6 book yet?*From*: Andrzej Kozlowski <akoz at mimuw.edu.pl>*Date*: Mon, 24 Sep 2007 04:18:09 -0400 (EDT)*References*: <200709220726.DAA28883@smc.vnet.net><fd58qg$2eg$1@smc.vnet.net> <200709240115.VAA01958@smc.vnet.net>

On 24 Sep 2007, at 10:15, Vince Virgilio wrote: > On Sep 23, 4:40 am, Andrzej Kozlowski <a... at mimuw.edu.pl> wrote: >> On 22 Sep 2007, at 16:26, AES wrote: >> >>> Has any general-purpose, moderately detailed, high quality >>> handbook / >>> textbook / reference book on Mathematica 6 for a general audience of >>> Mathematica users -- one that's written for Mathematica 6 from the >>> ground up, not just hastily converted from some older Mathematica >>> 5.2 >>> edition -- appeared *yet*? >> >>> {And given what I suspect the answer is, why the h-ll not?!?] >> >> Maybe because the only people who could write such a book at this >> time are busy with something else. Like working on Mathematica 6.1. >> >> Andrzej Kozlowski > > "Mathematica X.x" is as much the documentation as it is the > implementation. > > Vince Virgilio > > Yes but "documentation" and a "book" are very different things. I think this in fact was the main point of the O.P. Andrzej Kozlowski

**References**:**Any Mathematica 6 book yet?***From:*AES <siegman@stanford.edu>

**Re: Any Mathematica 6 book yet?***From:*Vince Virgilio <blueschi@gmail.com>