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Publisher enters new chapter in textbooks

Houghton sells $40m high-tech teaching system

By D.C. Denison
Globe Staff / October 29, 2009

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, one of the oldest publishers in the United States, plans to unveil today the biggest deal in its history: a $40 million, multiyear contract with Detroit public schools. But this is not the typical agreement to sell a textbook to every student. (Full article: 846 words)

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