Jonathan Duncan jonathan at
Thu Feb 8 09:05:48 MST 2007

On Thu, 8 Feb 2007, Grant Shipley wrote:

> My Job Went to India: And All I Got Was This Lousy Book (Pragmatic 
> Programmers)
> # Paperback: 185 pages
> # Publisher: Pragmatic Bookshelf; 1 edition (September 1, 2005)
> # Language: English
> # ISBN-10: 0976694018
> # ISBN-13: 978-0976694014
> (Link to -- work safe)
> Has anyone read this book?
> I am thinking about buying it and was wondering if anyone on the list
> has an opinion if its a good read or not.  I think the basics of the
> book is don't tie yourself to the most popular technology because that
> is what always gets outsourced.  In other words, don't be a programmer
> who only knows Java.

I am in the middle of reading it and I like it.  In my opinion, you would 
not be wasting your money if you purchased it.  However, I still need to 
finish it before I give a full review.  So far it has been really good 


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