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Libraries and the Enlightenment
Wayne Bivens-Tatum

Libraries and the Enlightenment

Published by Library Juice Press in Duluth, MN .
Written in English.

About the Book

"Traces the historical foundations of modern American libraries to the European Enlightenment, showing how the ideas on which library institutions are based go back to the ideas and institutions of that revolutionary time"--Provided by publisher.

Table of Contents

The Enlightenment: a brief introduction
Academic libraries and the philosophical Enlightenment
Public libraries and the political Enlightenment
Universal libraries : dream and reality.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.


Dewey Decimal Class 027.073
Library of Congress Z731 .B655 2012

The Physical Object

Pagination pages cm

ID Numbers

Open Library OL25115719M
ISBN 13 9781936117420
LC Control Number 2011043639


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