Never Mind the Web

This key book examines the role of the printed book in contemporary societies, its demographics and its relation to the other media. It analyzes the differences among various national book industries throughout Europe and the USA, and the reasons and impact of the differences. Both the effect of digital technologies and the reasons why e-books did not substitute the printed book, as predicted in mid-nineties, are explored. A comprehensive overview of the diversities and similarities that exist among various national book industries and among various publishing fields throughout the developed world Analyses the development of all book professions (librarians + booksellers + publishers) Builds a link between research methodologies used in book history and on contemporary publishing research

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  • Author : Miha Kovac
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 204 pages
  • ISBN : 1780632169
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Never Mind the Web

Never Mind the Web
  • Author : Miha Kovac
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 30 September 2008
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This key book examines the role of the printed book in contemporary societies, its demographics and its relation to the other media. It analyzes the differences among various national book industries throughout Europe and the USA, and the reasons and impact of the differences. Both the effect of digital technologies and the reasons why e-books did not substitute the printed book, as predicted in mid-nineties, are explored. A comprehensive overview of the diversities and similarities that exist among various national

Never Mind the Joneses

Never Mind the Joneses
  • Author : Tim Stafford
  • Publisher : InterVarsity Press
  • Release : 20 September 2009
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Messages from the media and pressures from peers all seem to conspire against raising children with strong Christian values. As kids grow older the potential for things to go wrong just seems to multiply. How can parents nurture their families with confidence, without the fear that they are making some big mistake? Tim Stafford sets you free from worrying about the Joneses or anyone else. He shows you how to build core Christian values into your children in a way

Never Mind the Bullocks

Never Mind the Bullocks
  • Author : Vanessa Able
  • Publisher : Nicholas Brealey
  • Release : 06 March 2014
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What drives a girl round the bend in India? **A Scotsman Non-Fiction Book of the Year** Vanessa Able wanted a truly independent Indian adventure, but nothing prepared her for the noise, chaos and terror of driving 10,000 km around the subcontinent or for finding the love of her life. Behind the wheel of a yellow Tata Nano (the world's cheapest car), Vanessa steers the reader through a hilarious, high-octane adventure. Taking any help she can get from loopy spiritual gurus to

Charlotte's Web

Charlotte's Web
  • Author : E. B. White
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release : 17 March 2015
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This beloved book by E. B. White, author of Stuart Little and The Trumpet of the Swan, is a classic of children's literature that is "just about perfect." Illustrations in this ebook appear in vibrant full color on a full-color device and in rich black-and-white on all other devices. Some Pig. Humble. Radiant. These are the words in Charlotte's Web, high up in Zuckerman's barn. Charlotte's spiderweb tells of her feelings for a little pig named Wilbur, who simply wants

AMERICA The Sleeping Giants MUST Awake

AMERICA The Sleeping Giants MUST Awake
  • Author : John P. Hunter III
  • Publisher : John P. Hunter III
  • Release : 30 July 2014
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AMERICA “America is the land of the free and home of the brave”. At least this used to be how it was. Now, it is more like “America is the land of the corrupt and home of the ignorant”. Here we have an uncontrollable disease of corruption at its finest. “WE THE PEOPLE” are simply lacking knowledge or information of who we choose to elect for a government office. Who we think we are voting for just from the looks

A Guide to Finding Quality Information on the Internet

A Guide to Finding Quality Information on the Internet
  • Author : Alison Cooke
  • Publisher : Facet Publishing
  • Release : 21 January 2022
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This book addresses the growing problem of how to sort the quality sites from the mass of junk available. Uniquely, it suggests a system of criteria and guidelines, developed through empirical research, for selecting and evaluating high-quality information resources. It also advises on devising checklists and rating schemes for numerically evaluating the quality of information. This edition updates the user on the latest developments in Internet-based search tools for locating quality information including: search engines subject catalogues and directories rating

Security+ Training Guide

Security+ Training Guide
  • Author : Todd King
  • Publisher : Que Publishing
  • Release : 21 January 2022
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The Security+ certification is CompTIA's response to membership requests to develop a foundation-level certification for security workers. The IT industry is in agreement that there is a need to better train, staff, and empower those tasked with designing and implementing information security, and Security+ is an effort to meet this demand. The exam is under consideration by Microsoft as the baseline security certification for Microsoft's new security certification initiative. The Security+ Training Guide is a comprehensive resource for those preparing

The Web of Spider

The Web of Spider
  • Author : W. Michael Gear
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 01 July 1989
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The conclusion to Gear's thriling Spider sci-fi trilogy The Sirian rebellion had proved the catalyst for the rise of two powerful new forces in the galaxy. Ngen Van Chow, leader of the failed rebellion, had fled to a distant world, establishing a base from which he would launch an interstellar holy war of destruction, a war fueled by the discovery of a long-hidden technology that could transform ordinary men and women into fanatical soldiers of Deus. While on the long-lost

Out of My Mind

Out of My Mind
  • Author : Sharon M. Draper
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 01 May 2012
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Considered by many to be mentally retarded, a brilliant, impatient fifth-grader with cerebral palsy discovers a technological device that will allow her to speak for the first time.

European Book Cultures

European Book Cultures
  • Author : Stephanie Kurschus
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 28 November 2014
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Stephanie Kurschus analyses the idea of a common "European" book culture that integrates the book market as an essential aspect and employs book promotion as balancing instrument. Characteristics of book culture are identified; the resultant concept of book culture provides an overview of the values and myths ascribed to the book. Furthermore, applied book promotion measures are analyzed for their effectiveness and best practice models. Since, in a context determined by culture and market, preservation and innovation, book promotion fulfills

Adele:

Adele:
  • Author : Lisa Owings
  • Publisher : ABDO Publishing Company
  • Release : 01 January 2013
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This title examines the fascinating life of Adele. Readers will learn about AdeleÍs childhood, family, education, and rise to fame. Colorful graphics, oversize photos, and informative sidebars accompany easy-to-read, compelling text that explores AdeleÍs early interest in music and talent in singing and songwriting that led to the release of her albums 19 and 21. AdeleÍs multiple Grammy Awards and charitable work are also described. Features include a table of contents, glossary, selected bibliography, Web links, source notes, and

Never Mind the B#ll*cks, Here's the Science

Never Mind the B#ll*cks, Here's the Science
  • Author : Luke O'Neill
  • Publisher : Swift Press
  • Release : 04 November 2021
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A number one Irish bestseller, and winner of the Popular Non-Fiction Book of the Year at the Irish Book Awards In this fascinating and thought-provoking book, Professor Luke O’Neill grapples with life’s biggest questions and tells us what science has to say about them. Covering topics from global pandemics to gender, addiction to euthanasia, Luke O’Neill’s easy wit and clever pop-culture references deconstruct the science to make complex questions accessible. Arriving at science’s definitive answers