TITLE

News Brief

PUB. DATE
February 2006
SOURCE
Book Publishing Report;2/13/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 6, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the impact of the sale of Time Warner Brother Group company to Lagardère SCA in the book industry in the U.S. Lagardère has made several media appearances regarding the acquisition. However the company will not elaborate details about the advantages of the purchase of the publishing company.
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19758947

 

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