1 edition of Library review found in the catalog.
1987 by [Alberta Energy/Forestry, Lands & Wildlife Library] in Edmonton, Alta .
Written in English
|Statement||LINC: Library & Information Consultants.|
|Contributions||Alberta Energy/Forestry, Land and Wildlife Library., LINC: Library & Information Consultants.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||9,  leaves +|
|Number of Pages||30|
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In The Library Book Orlean aims to offer a well-rounded discussion of libraries, rooted by the story of the Los Angeles Library fire in When I read the summary of this book, there was a lot of emphasis placed on the library fire, which really drew me in/5. At the center of “The Library Book” is a seven-hour fire that raged through the Los Angeles Central Library on Apdestroying or damaging more than a million books.
An engaging, casual history of librarians and libraries and a famous one that burned down. In her latest, New Yorker staff writer Orlean (Rin Tin Tin: The Life and the Legend,etc.) seeks to “tell about a place I love that doesn’t belong to me but feels like it is mine.”It’s the story of the Los Angeles Public Library, poet Charles Bukowski’s “wondrous place,” and.
THE LIBRARY BOOK By Susan Orlean Illustrated. Simon & Schuster. $ On Apthe Central Library in downtown Los Angeles caught fire and burned. Nobody died, though "The Library Book" is a sheer delight.
Orlean shows how libraries are embracing new roles in the information age with computer labs, e-books and services that go far beyond the core mission of. • The Library Book by Susan Orlean is published by Atlantic (£20).
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Starting with, of course, a secret extra-dimensional library with All The Books, connecting parallel universes, and librarians who are secret agents traversing these worlds in search of /5. Susan Orlean’s bestseller and New York Times Notable Book is “a sheer delight as rich in insight and as varied as the treasures contained on the shelves in any local library” (USA TODAY)—a dazzling love letter to a beloved institution and an investigation into one of its greatest mysteries.“Everybody who loves books should check out The Library Book” (The Washington Released on: Octo With the expert, deft hands of a seasoned carpenter, author Michael Christie carefully and methodically pieces together a story as intricate as the rings within a tree, and the result is a deeply compelling novel of family and memory.
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About a particular public library, Los Angeles Central, and its fire. “The Library Book” is about the fire and the mystery of how it started — but in some ways that’s the least of it.
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New Yorker writer Susan Orlean’s fascinating, meandering, fact-filled book about libraries throughout history – and more specifically, about the Los Angeles Central Library and the fire that destroyed it in – is a lyrical must-read for any bibliophile.
The fire that destroyed the Central Library was the United States’ largest library fire ever, and Orlean finds no lack of drama 9/10(). Review The Library Book. by Susan Orlean. I've been a lover of libraries my entire life.
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The Library Book Susan Orlean, Simon & Schuster pp. ISBN Summary On the morning of Apa fire alarm sounded in the Los Angeles Public Library.
As the moments passed, the patrons and staff who had been cleared out of the building realized this was not the usual fire alarm. The best book reviews, readers' advisory, and collection development guidance from the experts at the American Library Association.
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