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Print is dead : books in our digital age

Author: Jeff Gomez
Publisher: London ; New York : Macmillan, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Contends that printed books will be replaced by digital books and that book distributors and readers should actively support the transformation by encouraging digital book creation and the standards required for storage and delivery.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jeff Gomez
ISBN: 9780230527164 0230527167
OCLC Number: 141386306
Description: vi, 221 p. ; 21 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
PART I: STOP THE PRESSES --
Byte Flight --
Us and Them --
Newspapers Are No Longer News --
PART II: THE DIGITAL TIPPING POINT --
Generation Download --
Generation Upload --
On Demand Everything --
eBooks and the Revolution that Didn't Happen --
PART III: SAYING GOODBYE TO THE BOOK --
Writers in a Digital Future --
Readers in a Digital Future --
Will Books Disappear? --
Afterword --
Acknowledgements --
Notes.
Responsibility: Jeff Gomez.
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For over 1500 years books have weathered numerous cultural changes remarkably unaltered. Through wars, radio, TV, computer games and fluctuating literacy rates, the book has, somewhat bizarrely,  Read more...

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'This book is a wake-up call for anyone in the print media who has not yet grasped or embraced the realities of the digital world created by the Internet...He's [Gomez] done a good job. Print is Dead Read more...

 
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