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Double Fold: Libraries and the Assault on Paper
Double Fold Libraries and the Assault on Paper
Author: Nicholsen Baker
Since the 1950s, some of the world's greatest libraries have, as a matter of common practice, dismantled their collections of original bound newspapers and books, replacing them with microfilmed copies. The originals, often irreplaceable, are cut up to be sold as birthday gifts or are pulped. In this book the real motives behind the dismantling ...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780099429036
ISBN-10: 0099429039
Publication Date: 3/7/2002
Pages: 372
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Publisher: Vintage
Book Type: Paperback
Other Versions: Hardcover
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