Double Fold. Libraries and the Assault on Paper

Author(s): Nicholsen Baker

Books About Books

Since the 1950s, some of the world's greatest libraries have dismantled much of their collections of original bound newspapers and books, replacing them with microfilmed copies. In this book the real motives behind the dismantling of our recorded heritage is examined.


Product Information

Nicholson Baker was born in 1957 and attended the Eastman School of Music and Haverford College. He lives in South Berwick, Maine, with his wife and two children.

General Fields

  • : 9780099429036
  • : Vintage Books
  • : Vintage Books
  • : March 2002
  • : 196mm X 129mm X 26mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Nicholsen Baker
  • : Paperback
  • : very good
  • : 372
  • : colour illustrations, colour facsimiles