Bookmobiles in America: An Illustrated History

Bookmobiles in America delves into the topic of that unique invention of the library world, the bookmobile They have been around as long as the automobile itself, even longer when including those powered by horses Indeed, just about every vehicle used to transport people has been used to move knowledge as well Hence, this work deals not only with trucks, but also jeeps,Bookmobiles in America delves into the topic of that unique invention of the library world, the bookmobile They have been around as long as the automobile itself, even longer when including those powered by horses Indeed, just about every vehicle used to transport people has been used to move knowledge as well Hence, this work deals not only with trucks, but also jeeps, trains, horse drawn wagons, boats, and even an airplane or two Librarian Orty Ortwein will show you the surprisingly fascinating history of this overlooked topic.
Bookmobiles in America An Illustrated History Bookmobiles in America delves into the topic of that unique invention of the library world the bookmobile They have been around as long as the automobile itself even longer when including those powe

  • Title: Bookmobiles in America: An Illustrated History
  • Author: Orty Ortwein
  • ISBN: 9781514813171
  • Page: 151
  • Format: Paperback
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