Table of Contents
   Acknowledgmentsp. IX
   Reading the Libraryp. 3
   Burning Alexandriap. 22
   The House of Wisdomp. 56
   The Battle of the Booksp. 82
   Books for Allp. 117
   Knowledge on Firep. 156
   Lost in the Stacksp. 192
   Notes on Sourcesp. 215
   Indexp. 229