A growing market

May 1994
Publishers Weekly;5/30/1994, Vol. 241 Issue 22, p27
Trade Publication
Reports on Macmillan Computer Publishing's rights sales for its books. Placement of four titles with the Newbridge computer clubs by Macmillan rights manager Susan Skipper; Availability of Macmillan computer books in electronic form on the Internet; Literary Guild's acquisition of the book `Weight Watcher's complete Cookbook & Program Basics'.


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