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International dictionary of library histories

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Published by Fitzroy Dearborn Publishers in Chicago .
Written in English

  • Libraries -- History.,
  • Libraries -- Directories.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementeditor, David H. Stam.
    ContributionsStam, David H.
    LC ClassificationsZ721 .I57 2001
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. (xxx, 1053 p.) ;
    Number of Pages1053
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3623623M
    ISBN 101579582443
    LC Control Number2002405949

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