Bookworms damage books in Knights of Malta archives

Bookworms and crude repairs have wrought destruction on the priceless parchment books in the archives of the Malta Study Center at the Hill Museum and Manuscript Library. American Public Radio's Speaking of Faith has the 14-minute, online story.

Speaking of Faith's Krista Tippett interviews historian Theresa Vann on the challenges of dealing with pesky critters that plague the 12th century books.