TITLE

Random House Gets Into Computer Game Strategy Guide Publishing

PUB. DATE
April 2001
SOURCE
Book Publishing Report;04/02/2001, Vol. 26 Issue 14, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on United States-based Random House's acquisition of Sacramento, California-based Prima Communications Inc. Foray into the computer game strategy guide publishing market; Estimated number of titles published annually by Prima Communications.
ACCESSION #
4393630

 

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