Knowledge for generations : Wiley and the global publishing industry, 1807-2007 (Book, 2007) [WorldCat.org]
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Knowledge for generations : Wiley and the global publishing industry, 1807-2007

Author: Timothy C Jacobson; et al
Publisher: Hoboken, NJ : Wiley, cop. 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A lively history of one of America's oldest publishing houses, published in conjunction with Wiley's bicentennial Founded in New York City when Thomas Jefferson was president, Wiley has been a  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
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Named Person: Wiley, fam.
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Timothy C Jacobson; et al
ISBN: 9780471757214 0471757217
OCLC Number: 907161435
Description: XIX, 548 p. : ill. ; 29 cm
Contents: Chapter 1. Family Craft and Business: Evolution1807-2007. Chapter 2. Charles Wiley: Bookman of the "Literary Republic" 1807-1826. Chapter 3. John Wiley: Foundations 1826-1865. Chapter 4. And Sons: Transition to Modern Publishing1865-1925. Chapter 5. The Cousins: Conservative Change Duringthe Fourth Generation 1925-1956. Chapter 6. William Bradford Wiley: The Transition to Professional Management 1957-1979. Chapter 7. A Turbulent Decade: Experimentation and Survival 1979-1989. Chapter 8. Renaissance: Rebirth as a Global Company1989-2002. Chapter 9. Directions.
Responsibility: Timothy Curtis Jacobson ... [et al.].
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"Congratulations must go to the current incumbent, Peter Wiley, and his colleagues for producing such an excellent account." Library & Information Update May 2008

 
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