Nicholas A. Basbanes
Nicholas Andrew Basbanes is an American author who writes and lectures widely about books and book culture. His subjects have included the “eternal passion for books” ; the history and future of libraries ; the “willful destruction of books” and the “determined effort to rescue them” ; and “the power of the printed word to stir the world” . Wikipedia*
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Nicholas A. Basbanes has 14 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1995 Booknotes. The year with the most videos was 2006 with three videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2008 with an average of 2,178 views per program. Most appearances with Mike Cuthbert (5), John Y. Cole (3), Allan J. Stypeck (3). Most common tags: Arts & Literature, About Books, Book Business.