Forbidden books in American public libraries, 1876-1939 : a study in cultural change (Book, 1984) [WorldCat.org]
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Forbidden books in American public libraries, 1876-1939 : a study in cultural change

Author: Evelyn Geller
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1984.
Series: Contributions in librarianship and information science, no. 46.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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By exploring the ways in which librarians as public servants have defined their selection policies in terms of the public interest, she sheds new light on the complex historical background and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Evelyn Geller
ISBN: 0313238081 9780313238086
OCLC Number: 9644904
Description: xxi, 234 pages ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Contributions in librarianship and information science, no. 46.
Responsibility: Evelyn Geller.
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Forbidden Books in American Public Libraries, 1876-1939

by D.Ingolfsland (WorldCat user published 2006-05-30) Very Good Permalink
Evelyn Geller chronicles the history of censorship in American public libraries from 1876, the date the American Library Association was founded, to 1939, the date of the first edition of the Library Bill of Rights. She divided the time period into three segments. The first is entitled Missionaries...
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