ISBN 9788121507486,The Alphabet: A Key To The History Of Mankind

The Alphabet: A Key To The History Of Mankind



Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt Ltd

Publication Year 2005

ISBN 9788121507486

ISBN-10 8121507480

Hard Back

Number of Pages 508 Pages
Language (English)

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Index Writing is one of the most important means of communication-the only one that can defy time and space. Whenever there has been civilization there has been writing and reading in the remote past as in the present day. Written language has become the vehicle of civilization and so of learning and education. Writing is thus one of the main aspects of culture which dearly distinguish mankind from the animal world. The purpose of this book is to provide an introduction to this fascinating subject of the history of writing or the alphabet. In the first part a historical sketch of the development of. Codice libro della libreria 554621