Library : an unquiet history / Matthew Battles.

Author
Battles, Matthew [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
1st ed.
Published/​Created
New York : W.W. Norton, 2003.
Description
x, 245 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.

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Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. [215]-227) and index.
Contents
Reading the library -- Burning Alexandria -- The house of wisdom -- The battle of the books -- Books for all -- Knowledge on fire -- Lost in the stacks.
ISBN
0393020290
LCCN
2002156439
OCLC
51305782
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