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Title The history of the book in 100 books : the complete story, from Egypt to e-book / Roderick Cave & Sara Ayad.
Author Cave, Roderick, author.
Publication Buffalo, New York : Firefly Books, 2014.
Description 288 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Call # 002.09 C
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 270-278) and index.
Note Subtitle from cover.
Contents In the beginning -- Eastern approaches -- The great classics -- Medieval worlds & the book -- Light from the East -- Wheels of change -- A dangerous invention -- Printing & the Enlightenment -- Print & steam -- The book in the turbulent 20th century -- Digitization & the future of the book.
Summary Each of the 100 books in chosen has played a critical role in the development of book in all their farms and with all that they bring: literacy, numeracy, technological progress and the expansion of scientific knowledge, religion, political theory, and more.
Subject Books -- History.
Addl. Author Ayad, Sara, author.
ISBN 9781770854062 (bound) :
1770854061 (bound) :

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