Why is the 2nd edition of the book out of print?
The 3rd edition of the U.S. version of the book is in preparation.
We did not want our readers to buy a book that is soon to be obsolete, hence
we decided not to reprint the 2nd edition of the book.
To compensate for this, we are making the ebook of the 2nd ed. available to
our readers in the U.S. and Canada free of charge for 9 months. If you are located in North America, please click
here to apply for your ebook.
[Note: The ebook is intended for technical reading,
using an on-line viewer. It is not suitable for tablets, smart phones, etc.]
You will also receive instructions for downloading the DIPUM2E Student
If you wish to be notified when the 3rd ed is ready for shipping, please
PS--The scalp high prices you are seeing at Amazon are not real. Those are
people who buy one book and put it up for sale at outrageous prices to see
if someone will bite. Neither Amazon nor us condone that, but this is a free