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Program for downloading google books

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mech-eng
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Feb4-14, 01:13 PM
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Do you know any program for downloading Google books?
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If they are downloadable, there is an option in the "tools" menu (click the icon that looks like a gear-wheel at the top right of the screen).

But IMO google books seems to have quietly changed its objective from "digitizing the world's out-of-copyright literature for free download" to "making money for google as a bookseller's advertising site".
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Feb4-14, 02:14 PM
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But IMO google books seems to have quietly changed its objective from "digitizing the world's out-of-copyright literature for free download" to "making money for google as a bookseller's advertising site".
We have gutenbergpress and archive.org for that :D
From a quick search: http://googlebookdownloader.codeplex.com/

Czcibor
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Feb17-14, 01:30 PM
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Program for downloading google books

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Do you know any program for downloading Google books?
I know about:
http://book.huhiho.com/

But do not feel confident whether its legal in your jurisdiction. Under Polish law it's OK within "dozwolony użytek" (fair use).


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