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ISBN-10: 1789143497
ISBN-13: 9781789143492
Publisher: Reaktion Books
Publish Date: 08/12/2021
Dimensions: 7.70" L, 5.00" W, 1.20" H

A History of Writing (Revised)

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Overview

From the earliest scratches on stone and bone to the languages of computers and the internet, A History of Writing offers an investigation into the origin and development of writing throughout the world. Illustrated with numerous examples, this book offers a global overview in a format that everyone can follow. Steven Roger Fischer also reveals his own discoveries made since the early 1980s, making it a useful reference for students and specialists as well as a delightful read for lovers of the written word everywhere.

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"[An] authoritative account. . . . If you're intrigued by writing's past, Fischer's book is well worth a read. . . . Brilliant."– "New Scientist, on the first edition"
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Details

ISBN-10: 1789143497
ISBN-13: 9781789143492
Publisher: Reaktion Books
Publish Date: 08/12/2021
Dimensions: 7.70" L, 5.00" W, 1.20" H
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