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Science  14 Apr 2006:
Vol. 312, Issue 5771, pp. 199-200
DOI: 10.1126/science.1119715

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Books in the Digital Age. The Transformation of Academic and Higher Education Publishing in Britain and the United States. By John B. Thompson. Polity, Cambridge, 2005. 480 pp. $79.95, £65. ISBN 0-7456-3477-X. Paper, $29.95, £19.99. ISBN 0-7456-3478-8.

The author explores the changes that are taking place in academic publishing and the implications these may have for the future of scholarly books.