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The Resource Alpha beta : how our alphabet shaped the Western world, John Man

Alpha beta : how our alphabet shaped the Western world, John Man

Label
Alpha beta : how our alphabet shaped the Western world
Title
Alpha beta
Title remainder
how our alphabet shaped the Western world
Statement of responsibility
John Man
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This is a story of adventure, passion and intrigue in man's quest for a written language, and although today many languages around the world divide humanity, the alphabet largely unites mankind. This book traces the history of the written word
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Man, John
Dewey number
  • 411'.09
  • 411.09
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Alphabet
  • Languages
Label
Alpha beta : how our alphabet shaped the Western world, John Man
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Headline, 2000
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9780553819656
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
320 p.
Isbn
9780553819656
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Alpha beta : how our alphabet shaped the Western world, John Man
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Headline, 2000
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9780553819656
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
320 p.
Isbn
9780553819656
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.

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