History of Libraries in the Western World

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Scarecrow Press, 1995 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 301 pages
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This edition of the History of Libraries in the Western World represents a substantial revision of the earlier edition, taking into account the information revolution that has swept the West since 1945 and the political revolution that swept across Europe beginning in 1986.

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User Review  - eas311 - LibraryThing

I like libraries. I like history. So there's really no reason this book should have put me to sleep so often. :( It's not all boring though, and it particularly gets better in the second half when it moves onto modern library history. Read full review

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This book was assigned for one of my classes, and I enjoyed it thoroughly. Read full review

Contents

Babylonian and Assyrian Libraries
17
Egyptian Libraries
27
Greek Libraries
37
Copyright

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