The Library Book

The Library Book

Audiobook CD - 2018
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Orlean chronicles the LAPL fire and its aftermath to showcase the larger, crucial role that libraries play in our lives; delves into the evolution of libraries across the country and around the world, from their humble beginnings as a metropolitan charitable initiative to their current status as a cornerstone of national identity; brings each department of the library to vivid life through on-the-ground reporting; studies arson attempts to burn a copy of a book herself; reflects on her own experiences in libraries; and reexamines the case of Harry Peak, the blond-haired actor long suspected of setting fire to the LAPL more than thirty years ago.
Publisher: New York : Audioworks, imprint of Simon & Schuster Audio, 2018.
Edition: Audio CD Unabridged.
ISBN: 9781508266471
1508266476
Branch Call Number: 027.4 OR5A
Characteristics: 10 audio discs (12 hr.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
digital,optical
audio file,CD audio

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