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A social history of books and libraries from cuneiform to bytes, Patrick M. Valentine

Label
A social history of books and libraries from cuneiform to bytes
Title
A social history of books and libraries from cuneiform to bytes
Statement of responsibility
Patrick M. Valentine
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A Social History of Books and Libraries from Cuneiform to Bytes traces the roles of books and libraries throughout recorded history and explores their social and cultural importance within differing societies and changing times. It presents the history of books from clay tablets to e books and the history of libraries, whether built of bricks or bytes
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Valentine, Patrick M
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Z4
LC item number
.V27 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Books
  • Libraries
  • Printing
  • Books
  • Libraries
  • Printing
  • Boeken
  • Bibliotheken
  • Sociale aspecten
Label
A social history of books and libraries from cuneiform to bytes, Patrick M. Valentine
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 171-189) and index
Contents
Early books : beginnings to circa 1450 -- Early libraries : beginnings to circa 1500 -- Books and printing : 15th-19th centuries -- Libraries : Renaissance & beyond -- Modern printing & computers -- American libraries
Control code
795020488
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 203 p.
Isbn
9780810885707
Lccn
2012020892
Other control number
40021530652
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)795020488
Label
A social history of books and libraries from cuneiform to bytes, Patrick M. Valentine
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 171-189) and index
Contents
Early books : beginnings to circa 1450 -- Early libraries : beginnings to circa 1500 -- Books and printing : 15th-19th centuries -- Libraries : Renaissance & beyond -- Modern printing & computers -- American libraries
Control code
795020488
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 203 p.
Isbn
9780810885707
Lccn
2012020892
Other control number
40021530652
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)795020488

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