TITLE

BERTELSMANN CLOSES BOOK

AUTHOR(S)
Meza, Ed
PUB. DATE
August 2003
SOURCE
Daily Variety;8/1/2003, Vol. 280 Issue 20, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the sale of the minority stake of Bertelsmann AG in online bookstore Barnes&Noble.com LLC. Rearrangement in the priorities of the media giant; Plan of the company to merge its music division with AOL Time Warner.
ACCESSION #
10462191

 

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