The future of the book

part 3 : new technologies in book distribution, the United States experience : a report prepared for theCenter for the Book, Library of Congress. by UNESCO

Publisher: UNESCO in Paris

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SeriesStudies on books and reading -- no.18
ContributionsLibrary of Congress. Center for the Book.
The Physical Object
Number of Pages34
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Open LibraryOL21432668M

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