Date: Tue, 9 Apr 1996 09:24:47 -0500
From: "Timothy C. Frazer" mftcf[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]UXA.ECN.BGU.EDU
Subject: Re: books by Chambers and by Chaika
On Mon, 8 Apr 1996, Natalie Maynor wrote:
I wish Wardhaugh and Chaika would mate (the books, that is) and produce
an offspring that had the substance of Wardhaugh and the readability of
I've tried both and have not been totally happy with either of
them. Wardhaugh seems to have gone out of his way to make a potentially
interesting subject as boring as possible. Chaika, OTOH, doesn't include
quite as much depth or detail as I'd like to see in a textbook.
Bertter yet would be a fusion of Wolfram and Chaika.