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With a strong focus on the critical importance of education and the impact of books on individual lives, the 34th International Book Fair of Palacio de Mineria in Mexico City is set to present more than 1,200 events to guests from around the world. The fair will continue operation until March 4th, and with it bring public awareness, tourists, and a welcome boost to local commerce.
The 34th International Book Fair of Palacio de Mineria in Mexico City is offering book lovers more than 1,200 events this year, including appearances by over 100 authors, organizers said.
The Mexican capital's Palacio de Mineria will be the scene of 674 book presentations, 120 readings and 502 other events organized by the National Autonomous University of Mexico, or UNAM, and the Autonomous Metropolitan University, or UAM.
Education is essential for breaking the circle of poverty and ignorance, UNAM president Jose Narro Robles said.
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