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Re: Written Works and Collections

From: Thad Guidry <thadguidry@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 4 Apr 2016 19:32:49 -0500
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To: Greg Hullender <greg_hullender@hotmail.com>
Cc: "public-schemaorg@w3.org" <public-schemaorg@w3.org>
Of course.


Thad
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On Mon, Apr 4, 2016 at 7:10 PM, Greg Hullender <greg_hullender@hotmail.com>
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> But doesn’t it bother you at all that a short story which appeared in a
> magazine is *not* really a book?
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> --Greg
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> *From: *Thad Guidry <thadguidry@gmail.com>
> *Sent: *Monday, April 4, 2016 4:51 PM
> *To: *Greg Hullender <greg_hullender@hotmail.com>
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> *Subject: *Re: Written Works and Collections
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> That's not entirely true that Google insists on an ISBN for a Book.
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> In Google's world...Google knows and understands that a Book and a
> CreativeWork are 2 different Things.  And that there could be many
> CreativeWorks inside a Book, that might have an ISBN assigned or not.
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> Here's what you probably missed in the SDTT tool docs...
> (its a shame that the SDTT tool says Required rather than tell you the
> full hint that is in the docs.  I would say that is a bug in SDTT that you
> can inform them about on their forums.
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> itemReviewed.isbn (Required) Text ISBN of the book. In cases where no
> ISBN exists, use sameAs (see below).
> itemReviewed.sameAs (Required unless isbn is defined) URL URL to a page
> that unambiguously identifies the book. URLs to the Google Play Books page,
> Wikipedia page, or official website are stongly preferred.
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> Thad
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