December 2000
Book Publishing Report;12/4/2000, Vol. 25 Issue 47, p8
Trade Publication
Reports global developments in the book publishing industry as of December 2000. Details on the claims of several publishers against Waterstone concerning unfair trading conditions; Plans of Penguin Group and Chivers Press to sell audiobooks online; Establishment of a virtual warehouse by Didio, a digital audio subsidiary of Chivers Communications.


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