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Oxford Text Archive - Over 2,000classical texts you can download as ASCII or DOC files, some do require permission of the original uploader.

Planet PDF e Books - A decent sized collection of classic novels all in PDF format.

Nothing beats holding an actual book in your hand, but sometimes it's nice to be able to download it and take it with you. That's why we've put together this list of 20 sources for e-books for your use.

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Suitable for Linux, MAC, Windows, BSD, Solaris, Android, i OS, etc.

Free screen recorder for creating demos and tutorials.

In that case the player needs the help of an external codec.