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Author Andriesse, Cornelis Dirk.

Title Dutch messengers [electronic resource] : a history of science publishing, 1930-1980 / by Cornelis D. Andriesse.

Imprint Leiden ; Boston : Brill, c2008.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description x, 281 p., [31] p. of plates : ill. (some col.).
Series Library of the written word, 1874-4834 ; v. 7. The industrial world ; v. 1
Library of the written word ; 7.
Library of the written word. Industrial world ; v. 1.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [267]-271) and index.
Contents On science publishing -- The publisher of Huygens and Lorentz -- Quest for the lingua franca -- German scenes -- Two scenes from 1942 -- A letter and three scenes from 1938 -- Two and a half scenes from 1933 -- Elsevier's venture -- Encyclopedia of organic chemistry -- Little Beilstein -- Book of health -- Biochimica et biophysica acta -- Frank and his "North-Holland" -- Choice for physics -- Monographs on theoretical and applied physics -- Quest for journal editors -- Beyond physics -- Excerpta medica -- Biological publications -- Philosophical diversions -- The Associated Scientific Publishers -- Dissolution of boundaries -- The integration -- Saturation -- Towards the Internet revolution.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Science publishing -- Netherlands -- History -- 20th century.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9789004170841 (alk. paper)

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