Coming distractions

Smith, Shaun
January 2002
Quill & Quire;Jan2002, Vol. 68 Issue 1, p14
Reports the impact of the September 11 Terrorist Attacks on the publication of non-fiction books in Canada. Consideration of water themes in political titles; Adoption of war experiences in books; Efforts of publishers in improving the business and personal finance.


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