Financial News

October 2000
Book Publishing Report;10/30/2000, Vol. 25 Issue 43, p6
Trade Publication
Highlights the financial performance of book publishers in the United States as of October 30, 2000. Amazon.com; Banta Corp.; Adubile Inc.; Reader's Digest's Global Books and Home Entertainment; Houghton Mifflin Co.


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