Libricide : the regime-sponsored destruction of books and libraries in the twentieth century / Rebecca Knuth

Author(s): Knuth, Rebecca, 1949-
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Subjects: Censorship--History--20th century--Case studies
Libraries and state--History--20th century--Case studies
Libraries--Censorship--History--20th century--Case studies
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2003
LC Classification: Z
Physical Description: xiii, 277 p. ; 25 cm
Table of Contents: Preface
1. Books, Libraries, and the Phenomenon of Ethnocide 1
2. The Evolution and Functions of Libraries 19
3. A Theoretical Framework for Libricide 49
4. Nazi Germany: Racism and Nationalism 75
5. Greater Serbia 105
6. Iraq, Kuwait, and the Politics of Thuggery 135
7. China's Cultural Revolution 165
8. Tibet: A Culture in Jeopardy 199
9. The Collision of Ideas 235
Index 255
Notes: LCCN: 2002044542
ISBN: 027598088X (alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
OCLC Number: 51242063
ISBN/ISSN: 027598088X