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Re: [TalkAntietam] Carman comedy of errors

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  • Dean Essig
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    Message 1 of 2 , Mar 24, 2008
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      Thanks for the update Jake!

      --- joseph_pierro <joseph_pierro@...> wrote:

      > Just a quick FYI for those of you who ordered from
      > Amazon. (Several of
      > you emailed me with questions over the weekend, and
      > I only just
      > received a response from the publisher.)
      >
      > If you got an email message from Amazon saying,
      > "We're having problems
      > getting this book," they really aren't. There's just
      > been some sort of
      > mix-up in communications between their computers and
      > the publisher's
      > system.
      >
      > The Amazon page lists the book as being available on
      > 3/17. As it
      > happens, that's actually the date the books showed
      > up at the
      > PUBLISHER'S warehouse. They then have to break down
      > the orders, ship
      > them to the institutional purchasers (like Amazon),
      > who then have to
      > package them and ship them to their individual
      > customers. (I have my
      > books already because the author -- or editor, in my
      > case -- gets his
      > books straight from the assembly line.)
      >
      > That 3/17 date should really have been a week or ten
      > days later to
      > account for all of that.
      >
      > So, long story short, as soon as those books get
      > into the Amazon
      > warehouse, they'll start shipping.
      >
      > All best,
      >
      > --jake
      >
      >
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