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The Extreme Searchers Guide to Web Search Engines: A Handbook for the Serious Searcher (2nd Edition). (Searching The Web).

The Extreme Searchers Guide to Web Search Engines: A Handbook for the Serious Searcher (2nd Edition); Randolph Hock; CyberAge Books, Medford, NJ; 2001; 241 pp. (softcover), $24.95 U.S. / $37.95 Canada.

This revised and expanded edition describes common search features and options and then profiles eight leading search engines: AltaVista, Excite, Fast Search, Google, HotBot, Lycos, Northern Light, and Yahoo. Each profile is designed to allow the searcher to easily grasp what the engine has to offer and how to take advantage of it. Chapter 12 provides an overview and sampling of the numerous meta-search engines, while Chapter 13 describes other Web search engines and where to learn about them. A regularly updated Web site supports the guide: www.extremesearcher.com
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