Library : an unquiet history / Matthew Battles
Book | W.W. Norton | 2003 | First edition.

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Edition
First edition.
Description
x, 245 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages [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.
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ISBN
0393020290
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