Guide to Unix
Publisher: Wikibooks 2010
This book is a guide to Unix and Unix-like operating systems, such as GNU/Linux and *BSD. Other systems like Mac OS X, Solaris, and OSF/Tru64 also belong in the list. The book targets multiple audiences: Unix or non-Unix users seeking background, Unix system users (background and user instructions), and Unix system administrators (background and administrator instructions).
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by Jim Tyson, et al. - Wikibooks
Unix is an operating system designed for use on any kind of computer or computing device. It is a multi-tasking, multi-user system. Unix is also part of the underlying technology of the Internet. Many of the web servers run Apache under Unix.
by Eric S. Raymond - Addison-Wesley Professional
The first part of the book is philosophy and history of UNIX, the second part unfolds the Unix principles into more specific advice about design, the third part focuses on tools for solving problems, and the fourth part is about community.
by Joe Cooper - No Starch Press
A comprehensive guide to the Webmin system administration tool, documenting its features while explaining each of the core services. With numerous real-world examples, the book covers the standard system features and the most popular services.
This book covers the practical aspects of using and interacting with the Bourne Shell, the root of all shells in Unix world. That includes interacting with the shell on a day-to-day basis for the purposes of operating the computer in normal tasks.