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The Federation of European Publishers, FEP, has began constant research on European markets, even past shares outlines of the findings, and the participant states of the European Union. We are extremely glad about this support, and have had the priviledge to ask questions, and share insights, with each one of these co-workers. Actually, an amazing variety of people, from the broadest possible variety of foundations and organizations, have been not challengung unwilling to talk about our never attempting to better understand what happens to writers, publications, and reading times.
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