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Irrepressible reformer : a biography of Melvil Dewey

作者: Wayne A Wiegand
出版商: Chicago : American Library Association, 1996.
版本/格式:   圖書 : 傳記 : 英語所有版本和格式的總覽
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Melvil Dewey (1851-1931) is known for his Decimal Classification system for libraries, but the system was only one endeavor in a feverishly ambitious life. The other Dewey - reformer, businessman, powerful state education officer, resort-empire builder - has long been obscured, as has the dark side of Dewey's personality. Drawing from years of archival research, preeminent Melvil Dewey historian Wayne A. Wiegand has
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類型/形式: Biography
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提及的人: Melvil Dewey; Melvil Dewey; Melvil (1851-1931) Dewey; Melvil Dewey
資料類型: 傳記
文件類型: 圖書
所有的作者/貢獻者: Wayne A Wiegand
ISBN: 083890680X 9780838906804
OCLC系統控制編碼: 34116924
描述: xx, 403 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 23 cm.
其他題名: Biography of Melvil Dewey
責任: Wayne A. Wiegand.

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Drawing from rare archival materials researched over a period of 15 years, Dewey historian Wayne Wiegand has produced a comprehensive biography of the man behind the Dewey Decimal Classification  再讀一些...

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"Finally, Melvil Dewey fully revealed, in entertaining prose, built on rigorous and deep historical scholarship. This is the definitive biography we've missed for so long."

 
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