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May 2005
Book Publishing Report;5/9/2005, Vol. 30 Issue 18, p5
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Reports developments on publishers and publishing in the U.S. Revenue increase for the entire organization of the McGraw Hill Cos. Inc. Bertelsmann AG revenue increase for the first quarter of 2005; Increase net income for organization.


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