My name is Clive Powell. I worked for McGraw-Hill Ryerson for 35 years.
I have always been fascinated by the processes involved in the making of a book. I spent 35 years as an editor and production manager at McGraw-Hill Ryerson and while many processes have changed over the decades and the media has became more technically advanced, there is still something I enjoy about the feel, the smell, and the ability to just flip open a book and start reading. And I believe this still holds sway with many people today. It is my goal to convey some of that fascination and enjoyment with you via these pages as we take a look back at some of the hundreds of titles in the Ryerson Archive. Enjoy!
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