5 edition of American library history found in the catalog.
Second ed. of: American library history / Michael H. Harris. c1978.
|Statement||Donald G. Davis, Jr., John Mark Tucker.|
|Contributions||Tucker, John Mark., Harris, Michael H.|
|LC Classifications||Z731 .D38 1989|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxi, 471 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||471|
|LC Control Number||89033480|
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