1 edition of An Honest Thief and Other Short Stories found in the catalog.
|LC Classifications||Dec 14, 2018|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 70 p. :|
|Number of Pages||83|
|An honest thief -- A novel in nine letters -- An unpleasant predicament -- Another mans wife -- The heavenly Christmas tree -- The peasant Marey -- The crocodile -- Bobok -- The dream of a ridiculous man.|
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Acta et decreta primi concilii provincialis Torontoni in ecclesia metropolitana Sti. Michaelis celebrati mense Septembris MDCCCLXXV
Lawrence Lessig, who had also returned to Cambridge from Palo Alto, brought him aboard. By the time he started his JSTOR operation, Aaron Swartz had been living in Cambridge, Massachusetts, for more than two years. In September, MIT told JSTOR that a guest had been responsible for the downloads and that the problem was unlikely to recur. At the time, MIT's libraries had closed, and the school's librarians were on budget furlough until January and unable to do any work in the meantime.
"He's made fools of us, Astafy Ivanovitch," I said to him in the evening, as I gave him a glass of tea. 'What are you sighing for, Emelyan Ilyitch?
"Even if they did, MIT has a notoriously relaxed security policy, so they likely wouldn't get in too much trouble and MIT probably wouldn't do anything to up their security. The user in question was clearly using a computer program to initiate download sessions in rapid succession and acquire articles from JSTOR's database in the process.
"Any chance the offending scraper has an IP from the Portland area? Like with many Russian works there is a moral to the story. I won't let you in! It's like a constant stream of depression," he wrote. A rather slow-paced An Honest Thief and Other Short Stories, and not a challenging one as Dostoyevsky got us accustomed to, but the ending - described with heartbreaking poignancy - saved the story.
JSTOR launched in 1997 and has expanded ever since, to the delight of the many students and scholars who have come to rely on its vast digital archives. Regardless of both types of readers, this a decent book to read. Publishers could let underresourced clients access proprietary material online and incur no direct financial loss by doing so.
eNotes plot summaries cover all the significant action of An Honest Thief.the staffer reported the problem in an e-mail to colleagues with the subject line "website sad.
He called one of his colleagues. ' I brought him some vodka. The next day, in a blog post titled "Honest Theft," Swartz defended his position: "There's the obvious argument that by taking these things without paying, they're actually passing on their costs to the rest of the MIT community.
It was as though grief was gnawing at his heart, or as though he wanted to do for himself completely. This is the first time i read for this author in English translation, i usually read the Arabic translation of his works, but it wasn't a bad experience. "Surrounded by Harvard and MIT and Tufts and BC and BU and on and on it's a city of thinking and of books, of quiet contemplation and peaceful concentration.
I couldn't bear it any longer.
Plot [ ] Sneaking around Boston for years, Tom Dolan, a former US Marine and demolitions expert, has become a master thief, earning the nickname the "In-and-Out Bandit" for his slick ways when it comes to stealing large amounts of money which he never spends as Tom is in it for the thrill the robberies give him.
"The script itself isn't very smart, but the activity is organized and on purpose.