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Vandals in the stacks? : a response to Nicholson Baker's assault on libraries

Author: Richard J Cox
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2002.
Series: Contributions in librarianship and information science, no. 98.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A response to the book that generated wide-scale public discussion and controversy about libraries and archives.

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Named Person: Nicholson Baker; Nicholson Baker; Nicholson Baker; Nicholson Baker; Nicholson - Et les bibliothèques Baker; Nicholson / Double fold Baker; Nicholson Baker
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Richard J Cox
ISBN: 0313323445 9780313323447
OCLC Number: 49250014
Description: 219 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: Life imitates art? --
The big picture and Baker's world --
Why can't the paper keepers keep all the paper? --
Newspaper warehouses --
Wrong priorities --
The real thing --
Burning libraries, discards, card catalogs, Nicholson Baker, and library history --
Persistent images --
Mundane matters --
Mom, I harass monks (too).
Series Title: Contributions in librarianship and information science, no. 98.
Responsibility: Richard J. Cox.
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