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German Authors Join Protest Over Amazon's Tactics In E-book Dispute

Posted at 3:05PM Monday 18 Aug 2014

Taking a page from their colleagues across the Atlantic, more than 1,000 writers from Germany, Austria and Switzerland have united to vent their frustration over the tactics Amazon is using against the Bonnier Group and the authors who are published under its name.

New York Times

Gigaom

http://www.publishersweekly.com/pw/by-topic/digital/retailing/article/63709-amazon-responds-to-german-authors-protest.html




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