Originally Posted by AZed
*nod* My project intentions are to create a general-purpose e-book manipulation library, so I'm trying to retain as much data as possible exactly in the original form it was specified except where it multiple established standards come into conflict (e.g. my dates get converted from Mobipocket MM/DD/YYYY to W3C standard YYYY[-MM-DD] as specified by IDPF).
May I ask why you feel the need to write another general purpose ebook manipulation library? In any case, I think there are already two projects using the name ebook-tools, you should probably pick a more distinctive name for you're project.