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Copyright Crisis - Copyright Laws Have Wiped Out Publishing Of Mid-20th Century Books
"There were as many books available from the 1910s as there were from the 2000s. The number of books from the 1850s was double the number available from the 1950s. Why? Copyright protections (which cover titles published in 1923 and after) had squashed the market for books from the middle of the 20th century, keeping those titles off shelves and out of the hands of the reading public." The Atlantic 08/13
Posted August 2, 2013 05:56 AM




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