Author's Guild Question Amazon's Full-text Search Feature

[B]ooks at especially high risk include those that sell to the student (particularly college student) market as secondary reading. A student could easily grab the relevant chapter or two out of a book without paying for it. Students certainly have the time and most likely the inclination to do so, and, with the help of some willing colleagues, could print out the entire texts of books in the program. —Authors GuildAuthor’s Guild Question Amazon’s Full-text Search FeatureThe Imprtance Of)

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