About this version

This is an html version of the Mannning book "Grokking Bitcoin", generated from the source code available at GitHub. I make it available here because I think it can be a useful resource. Use as you please (non-commercially, see "License" below), but I do encourage you to buy the beautifully typeset version of the book from

This will give you a much better reading experience while suppporting me and Manning's tireless work in creating this book.

I make no guarantees that this html version will be kept up-to-date with the git repository.



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This work is licensed under the Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-SA 4.0) license. Full license text can be read at https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/4.0/legalcode.

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Full book

This is the full book in a single html page. It's HUGE, > 130 MB, so it will take a very long time to load. But once loaded, it's a great resource for searching.

Full book (HUGE >130 MB)

Individual chapters