New books off press
New books have recently been brought out by different publishers of the DPRK.
The Industrial Publishing House published books on industrial design and the production of goods on enterprise indexes.
The latter book deals with matters arising for socialist enterprises in selecting and producing goods according to enterprise indexes as required by the socialist system of responsible business operation.
The Science and Encyclopedia Publishing House put out books on digital image processing and application technology and clinical treatment of peritonitis, while the Kumsong Youth Publishing House issued collections of poems and science books which are helpful for the education of younger generation.
The Art and Literature Publishing House produced an enlarged edition of full-length novel The Ridge of Mt Paektu and another long story Spring in Winter which are winning growing popularity among readers.
KCNA-THE PYONGYANG TIMES