A History of Writing

A History of Writing

Revised edition

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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.

Book information

ISBN: 9781789143492
Publisher: Reaktion Books
Imprint: Reaktion Books
Pub date:
Edition: Revised edition
DEWEY: 411.09
DEWEY edition: 23
Language: English
Number of pages: 368
Weight: 370g
Height: 130mm
Width: 197mm
Spine width: 32mm