The Age of the Book

The Age of the Book



Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780761443216
Publisher: Cavendish, Marshall Corporation
Publication date: 09/01/2008
Series: Reading and Writing Series
Edition description: Translatio
Pages: 31
Product dimensions: 6.30(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.30(d)
Age Range: 10 - 13 Years

Table of Contents

Books for the Few 6

Among the Slavic Peoples 8

Parchment 10

Irish Monasteries 12

The Writing of Charlemagne 14

For the Glory of God 16

In the Shadow of the Cathedrals 18

The Paper Revolution 20

Printing at Last 22

But the Chinese Were First 24

Characters and Printers 26

A Book for All 28

Index 30

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