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E-book industry makes slow but steady progress.

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E-books - electronic books - continue to sell in increasing numbers despite several major publishers closing down their e-book divisions.

AOL Time Warner and Random House have closed down their e-book divisions, leading industry speculators to sound the death knell of electronic publishing. However that has not been the case as publishers Simon & Schuster, St. Martin's Press and HarperCollins, amongst others, reported at least a 10% growth in e-book sales over the last year.
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Title Annotation:industry financial data
Publication:M2 Best Books
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Geographic Code:1USA
Date:Mar 1, 2002
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