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There are (at least) 3 good questions on "free books" available on the web:

Every time I come across a good book and I'd like to add it, but I'm not sure to which thread..

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The second one was actually merged with yet another last June, but that was when merges were still awful. – mmyers Jun 26 '10 at 6:11
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I merged the second one into the first. The third one is about good books on programming languages in general, not specifically free ebooks. I don't want to pollute the free ebook question with a bunch of paper book answers, so I think they should stay separate. – Bill the Lizard Jun 26 '10 at 11:58
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@Bill the lizard, the problem I have with merging is that the one with the answers in the question (isn't that against SO convention?) duplicates a lot of the answers in the upvoted answer. I think I'll go through and move all the answers to the answer so they're all in one place. What say you? – George Stocker Jun 26 '10 at 14:16
    
@George: I agree, it is better to have the master list in the answers rather than the question. – Bill the Lizard Jun 26 '10 at 15:46
    
I thought merging left stubs now; what happened to #391523? – Shog9 Jun 26 '10 at 16:24
    
@Shog9: I'm being taken to the stub when I click the link for that one (2nd link in the list above). Are you getting the "page not found" message, or are you being automatically forwarded to #194812? – Bill the Lizard Jun 28 '10 at 13:42
    
@Bill: I see the stub now - when I commented, I was getting "page not found". – Shog9 Jun 28 '10 at 13:49

Since the 'answers' in the original question were against SO convention and they heavily duplicated the list in the answer, I merged them with the answers from my answer and removed all duplicates.

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