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Libricide : the regime-sponsored destruction of books and libraries in the twentieth century

Author: Rebecca Knuth
Publisher: Westport (Connecticut) ; London : Praeger, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book   Archival Material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Knuth examines ideologically driven and systemic destruction of books and libraries that paralleled acts of genocide in the 20th century.

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Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Rebecca Knuth
ISBN: 027598088X 9780275980887
OCLC Number: 433587537
Description: XIII, 277 p. ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Rebecca Knuth.

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