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The Resource On paper : the everything of its two-thousand-year history, Nicholas A. Basbanes

On paper : the everything of its two-thousand-year history, Nicholas A. Basbanes

Label
On paper : the everything of its two-thousand-year history
Title
On paper
Title remainder
the everything of its two-thousand-year history
Statement of responsibility
Nicholas A. Basbanes
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A consideration of all things paper--the invention that revolutionized human civilization; its thousand-fold uses (and misuses); its sweeping influence on society; its makers, shapers, collectors, and pulpers--by the admired cultural historian."--Jacket
Awards note
Finalist for Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Nonfiction, 2014.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Basbanes, Nicholas A.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Paper
  • Papermaking
  • Paper industry
  • Paper
  • Paper industry
  • Papermaking
  • Papier
  • Papierherstellung
  • Papierindustrie
  • Papper
  • Papperstillverkning
  • Pappersindustri
  • Paper
  • Papermaking
  • Paper industry
  • 2014NEWJUNE
Label
On paper : the everything of its two-thousand-year history, Nicholas A. Basbanes
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This is a Borzoi book"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 403-410) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Common bond -- Goddess by the stream -- Road trip -- Rags to riches -- The sound of money -- One and done -- Fiery consequences -- Papers, please -- Hard copy -- Metamorphosis -- Face value -- On paper -- Things unknown -- The drawing board -- Sleight of hand -- In the mold -- At the crossroads -- Elegy in fragments
Control code
824119601
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 430 pages
Isbn
9780307266422
Lccn
2012050267
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Master record variable field(s) change: 650
Other control number
40022916832
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)824119601
Label
On paper : the everything of its two-thousand-year history, Nicholas A. Basbanes
Publication
Note
"This is a Borzoi book"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 403-410) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Common bond -- Goddess by the stream -- Road trip -- Rags to riches -- The sound of money -- One and done -- Fiery consequences -- Papers, please -- Hard copy -- Metamorphosis -- Face value -- On paper -- Things unknown -- The drawing board -- Sleight of hand -- In the mold -- At the crossroads -- Elegy in fragments
Control code
824119601
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 430 pages
Isbn
9780307266422
Lccn
2012050267
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Master record variable field(s) change: 650
Other control number
40022916832
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)824119601

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