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The Case for Books: Past, Present, and Future, by Robert Darnton

Eight stars

Before I commence this review, I’d like it to be clear that I enjoyed this piece in its audio format and tracked progress using the electronic book version. 1,322 more words

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In honor of Robert Darnton

This month Oxford University will award an honorary doctorate of letters to Robert Darnton, a (if not the) leading cultural historian over the past 50 years of eighteenth-century French publishing, book trade and literary culture. 792 more words

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'The Great Cat Massacre' Review

Robert Darnton’s The Great Cat Massacre is not exactly what it sounds like. 1,009 more words