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The Public Library in Britain, 1914-2000

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Published by The British Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History,
  • Library & Information Science,
  • Great Britain,
  • Bibliotháeques publiques,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • Histoire,
  • History / Great Britain,
  • Libraries & information centres,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Aspect social,
  • Public libraries,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • 20e siáecle,
  • 20th century,
  • Bibliotháeques publiques,
  • Grande-Bretagne,
  • 20e siáecle

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7793335M
    ISBN 100712346856
    ISBN 109780712346856

    New Britain, Jefferson Branch - New Materials FIC GRISHAM, J DUE +1 HOLD New Britain, Main Library - New Materials FIC GRISHAM, J Simsbury Public Library - New Books (no holds) PRONTO F GRISHAM, JOHN DUE Simsbury Public Library - New Materials NEW F GRISHAM, JOHN. Formerly Libraries & Culture, through vol no. 2, Spring (E-ISSN: , Print ISSN: ).. Information and Culture publishes original, high-quality, peer reviewed articles examining the social and cultural influences and impact of information and its associated technologies, broadly construed, on all areas of human endeavor. In keeping with the spirit of information.


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