TITLE

Why the Bookstore Wars Are Good

AUTHOR(S)
NORTON, ROB
PUB. DATE
October 1997
SOURCE
Fortune;10/27/1997, Vol. 136 Issue 8, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the concept of book superstores in the book industry, with reference to the opening of superstores Barnes & Noble Inc. and Borders Inc. in the U.S. Impact of superstore opening on the business of independent bookstores; History behind the superstore concept; Critics of superstores; Complaints made by the publishing industry; Promotion of the works of unknown, promising writers by Barnes & Noble.
ACCESSION #
9710190082

 

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