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Booksellers in France: Sacrifices Beyond Economical Considerations

A bookstore in Paris, May 3, 2014. (Stephene De Sakutin/AFP/Getty Images)
A bookstore in Paris, May 3, 2014. (Stephene De Sakutin/AFP/Getty Images)

PARIS–With a dwindling turnover (10 % every year for the past 5 years) and tough competition from giant groups like Amazon, the situation of French bookstores...


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