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World without words

Author: Michael Evamy
Publisher: New York, NY : Watson-Guptill, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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We rely less on words for navigating the world than on images and graphic devices. This book illustrates the range of visual language that we are asked to engage with - from symbols and maps to barcodes and holograms - and how these vary when interpreted by local individuals for different cultures.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Evamy
ISBN: 0789308878 9780789308870 0823059340 9780823059348
OCLC Number: 53903598
Notes: Cover title.
Description: 165 pages : color illustrations (chiefly illustrations) ; 30 cm
Responsibility: Michael Evamy.

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We rely less on words for navigating the world than on images and graphic devices. This book illustrates the range of visual language that we are asked to engage with - from symbols and maps to barcodes and holograms - and how these vary when interpreted by local individuals for different cultures.

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