Lost memory: libraries and archives destroyed in the twentieth century

The present document, prepared within the framework of the “Memory of the World” Programme, under contract with ICA and IFLA, by J. van Albada and H. van der Hoeven, is an attempt to list major disasters that have destroyed or caused irreparable damage during this century to libraries and archives, whether written or audiovisual.



  • Bibliographic reference
  • Collation: 70 p.
  • Author(s): Hoeven, Hans van der; Albada, Joan van
  • Publication year: 1996
  • Document code: CII.96/WS/1
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