America's library : : the story of the Library of Congress, 1800-2000

Title America's library : : the story of the Library of Congress, 1800-2000
Names Conaway, James.
Library of Congress.
Book Number BR012707
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation A history of this cultural institution--often considered the world's greatest library--and the thirteen Librarians of Congress who guided its development. Discusses its transformation from modest legislative resource to the vast national library of the United States. Describes some of the variety found in its diverse collection of over 115 million items. 2000.
Local Subject Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Adult Book - AD
Short Book - SH
History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Civilization - CIV
General Non-Fiction - GNF
Literature - LIT
Politics and Government - POL
Braille Book Review, Mar-Apr 2001 - B201
Audience Notes A
LC Subject National libraries - Washington (D.C.) - History - 19th century
National libraries - Washington (D.C.) - History - 20th century
Call Number 027.573 ANF
Language English
Released 2000
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2000 (Braille International, Inc., transcribing agency. Braille International, Inc., distributor.)
Original Publication Transcription of: New Haven, CT : Yale University Press in association with the Library of Congress, 2000.
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