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Superstores and their impact

Superstores and their impact

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Published by London Strategic Policy Unit in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Prepared as part of the London Strategic Policy Unit"s Planning Policy Group programme on developing town centre strategies.

Statement[prepared by Tony Cumberbirch ... [et al].
SeriesPlanning briefing papers -- 1
ContributionsCumberbirch, Tony., London Strategic Policy Unit. Planning Policy Group.
The Physical Object
Pagination[3]p., 30 leaves :
Number of Pages30
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15194910M
ISBN 101870013093

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  The "impact" of the book is not due to the fact that it's a book, but that it's an object lodged beneath a brick wall. Any object would've accomplished the same thing. Sure, the idea behind it is neat and all, but the execution is not very compelling. Retail book sales for totaled $ billion. This holiday season is likely to see a repeat of last year's strong sales, says Bethany Ireland of the American Booksellers Association (ABA), with one potentially significant difference: the impact of superstores on sales. Superstores are bookstores that carry , titles or more.


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