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Re: Another Condition For Documentary Participation

From: Steven Kaeser <steve.nul>
Date: Sat, 01 Sep 2007 21:20:22 -0400
Archived: Sun, 02 Sep 2007 08:43:07 -0400
Subject: Re: Another Condition For Documentary Participation

>From: Eleanor White <eleanor.nul>
>To: ufoupdates.nul
>Date: Sat, 01 Sep 2007 16:52:14 -0400
>Subject: Re: Another Condition For Documentary Participation

>>From: Steven Kaeser <steve.nul>
>>To: <ufoupdates.nul>
>>Date: Thu, 30 Aug 2007 09:17:59 -0400
>>Subject: Re: Another Condition For Documentary Participation


>>All this being said, I think the concept of researchers having a
>>part in the production of UFO documentaries is a good one, and
>>should be pursued as best as is possible. Selling materials on
>>Amazon is a good idea, but you need to get an ISBN number for
>>publications, I believe, which has been an issue for a number of
>>Fund publications. While the material is copyrighted, it isn't
>>registered with the Library of Congress.

>I don't know the ins and outs of ISBN numbers. However, my genre
>of anti-organized stalking activism has seen some rather small
>scale publications, one by a private detective, obtain ISBN
>numbers. His original was hastily slapped together with two
>successive chapters being given the same chapter number, for
>example, and with the first books he sold being self-published
>on a photocopier with a cerlox binding.

>Unfortunately he's nearly impossible to reach, but I wonder,
>given the new growing field of self-published and print on
>demand books, whether some relaxation in the ISBN rules may have

>If ISBN numbers are a ticket to mainstream exposure,
>does anyone know to whom to apply for one?

Hi Eleanor,

Take a look at


This will provide all you could ever want to know about the ISBN
process, which isn't hard. I would make sure any publication
has an ISBN number and then you can set up an Amazon store to
sell your material, promoted wherever you can.

I don't think anyone is going to get rich, but certainly this is
a means of getting your story out.


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