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The revolution of the alphabet

Author: Renzo Rossi
Publisher: New York : Marshall Cavendish Benchmark, 2009, ©2003.
Series: Reading & writing.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English
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Examines the history of written language by focusing on the development of alphabets.
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Renzo Rossi
ISBN: 9780761443209 0761443207
OCLC Number: 236142622
Language Note: Translated from the Italian.
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 31 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: Toward an alphabet --
A Phoenician language --
Hebrew writing --
A Greek contribution --
Poets and philosophers --
The greatest library --
An Etruscan mystery --
The Latin alphabet --
Tools for writing --
Letters of the prophet --
Fantastic forms --
In India.
Series Title: Reading & writing.
Responsibility: by Renzo Rossi.
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Examines the history of written language by focusing on the development of alphabets.

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