The Writing Revolution: Cuneiform to the Internet
In a world of rapid technological advancements, it can be easy to forget that writing is the original Information Technology, created to transcend the limitations of human memory and to defy time and space. The Writing Revolution picks apart the development of this communication tool to show how it has conquered the world.
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Review: The Writing Revolution: Cuneiform to the InternetUser Review - Paula ÃƒVila - Goodreads
I'm a linguist, so I had no trouble reading this book. It's very interesting, clear in its explanations, full of examples, but I really don't know if a lay would be able to read it. Still, for those interested in languages, especially in writing, it's a fascinating work. Read full review
Review: The Writing Revolution: Cuneiform to the InternetUser Review - Robert Murphy - Goodreads
This is a completely wonderful book. The vocabulary is a little academic, so I wouldn't recommend this to the non-college educated, but it cannot beat for scope and style. I only wish I had read this ... Read full review