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The Resource Writing local history today : a guide to researching, publishing, and marketing your book, Thomas A. Mason and J. Kent Calder

Writing local history today : a guide to researching, publishing, and marketing your book, Thomas A. Mason and J. Kent Calder

Label
Writing local history today : a guide to researching, publishing, and marketing your book
Title
Writing local history today
Title remainder
a guide to researching, publishing, and marketing your book
Statement of responsibility
Thomas A. Mason and J. Kent Calder
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Mason, Thomas A
Dewey number
907.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
D13
LC item number
.M326 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Calder, J. Kent
Series statement
American Association for State and Local History book series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Local history
  • Local history
  • Local history
  • Authors
Target audience
adult
Label
Writing local history today : a guide to researching, publishing, and marketing your book, Thomas A. Mason and J. Kent Calder
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 119-121) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The consumer: who is your audience? -- 2. Evidence: where do you find it? how do you use it? (research) -- 3. Communication: how do you shape a specialized subject for a nonspecialist audience? (writing) -- 4. Economics, design, and production: how do you produce and market a book that people will pay for? (publishing) -- Appendix 1. Sample author's guidelines -- Appendix 2. Sample contract for an article -- Appendix 3. Sample contract for a book -- Appendix 4. Sample contract with a photographer -- Appendix 5. Sample request for proposal for typesetting and printing a journal -- Appendix 6. Sample request for proposals for writing a book -- Appendix 7. Sample request for proposals for publishing a book -- Appendix 8. Why books cost : a quick lesson in finance for publishers / Gregory M. Britton
Control code
20163801
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 133 pages
Isbn
9780759123953
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013015986
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn833300789
  • (OCoLC)833300789
Label
Writing local history today : a guide to researching, publishing, and marketing your book, Thomas A. Mason and J. Kent Calder
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 119-121) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The consumer: who is your audience? -- 2. Evidence: where do you find it? how do you use it? (research) -- 3. Communication: how do you shape a specialized subject for a nonspecialist audience? (writing) -- 4. Economics, design, and production: how do you produce and market a book that people will pay for? (publishing) -- Appendix 1. Sample author's guidelines -- Appendix 2. Sample contract for an article -- Appendix 3. Sample contract for a book -- Appendix 4. Sample contract with a photographer -- Appendix 5. Sample request for proposal for typesetting and printing a journal -- Appendix 6. Sample request for proposals for writing a book -- Appendix 7. Sample request for proposals for publishing a book -- Appendix 8. Why books cost : a quick lesson in finance for publishers / Gregory M. Britton
Control code
20163801
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 133 pages
Isbn
9780759123953
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013015986
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn833300789
  • (OCoLC)833300789

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