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Book production and reading in the Arab world

Abdelkader Ben Cheikh

Book production and reading in the Arab world

by Abdelkader Ben Cheikh

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Published by UNESCO in [Paris] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Arab countries.
    • Subjects:
    • Book industries and trade -- Arab countries.,
    • Books and reading -- Arab countries.,
    • Publishers and publishing -- Arab countries.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementAbdelkader Ben Cheikh.
      SeriesStudies on books and reading ;, no. 5
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ448 .B46 1982
      The Physical Object
      Pagination50 p. ;
      Number of Pages50
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3256467M
      LC Control Number83175339

      The data on books published displayed on the Worldometer's counter is based on statistics published by UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization). Below is shown the number of new titles per year, per country, as of the latest year available: United States () , (new titles and editions). The Arab World book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. In the ten years since Anchor first published Elizabeth and Robert Fe /5.

        Social Ecology in The Old Beginning and The One-Armed ManThe late U.S. playwright Horton Foote () wrote over 85 plays about the American south. His setting in almost all his plays is his homeplace Wharton, Texas. He sometimes calls it ‘Richmond’ or ‘Harrison.’ His love and devotion to the south makes Foote a southern regional writer like his fellows William Faulkner, . In Van Ess' Pioneers in the Arab World, we glimpse the resplendent heart of a missionary whose work was love as she and her Husband founded two schools in southern Iraq (one for boys and one, significantly, for girls) during the early 20th century. She loved her calling, she loved her colleagues, and she loved those she served.4/5.

      Publication runs are very small, copyright is poorly enforced, book production quality is very poor, too, and even someone like Naguib Mahfouz couldn’t make a living writing novels. Most novels that get published follow a route described to me by one Beirut publisher like so: some person publishes a novel with a print run of , and he will. This page lists the number of book titles published per country per year from various sources. According to UNESCO, this is an important index of standard of living, education, and of a country's self-awareness. 1 List of countries. 3 Further reading. 4 External links. List of countries. In descending order of number of new titles per year, as.


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