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The typewriter revolution : a typist's companion for the 21st century

Author: Richard F H Polt
Publisher: Woodstock, VT : The Countryman Press, [2015]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"What do thousands of kids, makers, poets, artists, steampunks, hipsters, activists, and musicians have in common? They love typewriters--the magical, mechanical contraptions that are enjoying a surprising second life in the 21st century, striking a blow for self-reliance, privacy, and coherence against dependency, surveillance, and disintegration. The Typewriter Revolution documents the movement and provides  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard F H Polt
ISBN: 9781581573114 1581573111
OCLC Number: 907103984
Description: 382 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm
Contents: The insurgency --
The typewritten past --
Choose your weapon --
Learn it as a brother --
Writers at work --
Enter the typosphere --
Kustom typers --
Intersections --
The typewritten future.
Responsibility: Richard Polt.

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The connoisseur's guide to the typewriter, entertaining and practical.  Read more...

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