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American library history : a bibliography of dissertations and theses /
Arthur P. Young.
edition
3rd rev. ed. --
imprint
Metuchen, N.J. : Scarecrow Press, 1988.
description
x, 469 p. ; 23 cm.
ISBN
0810821389
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imprint
Metuchen, N.J. : Scarecrow Press, 1988.
isbn
0810821389
general note
Includes indexes.
Rev. and updated ed. of: A Guide to research in American library history / Michael H. Harris. 2nd ed. 1974.
catalogue key
3090836
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...a leaping departure in comprehensiveness, organizational format, and accessibility through indexing...The indexes are all that one could hope for in such a work...a magnificent contribution to the study of American library history...His meticulous work will stand as a model for similar efforts in other fields.
...a work of enormous and painstaking scholarship...A splendid piece of book production.
Every new edition...is a significant improvement of an already useful reference book...All library schools, education programs, history departments, and individuals studying American library history should acquire or have access to this useful publication...invaluable service...Professor Young deserves our gratitude.
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Reference & Research Book News, December 1988
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...a leaping departure in comprehensiveness, organizational format, and accessibility through indexing...A magnificent contribution to the study of American library history. --LIBRARIES & CULTURE ...a work of enormous and painstaking scholarship. --LIBRARY ASSOCIATION RECORD (UK)

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