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The Resource Masters of the word : how media shaped history, from the alphabet to the Internet, William J. Bernstein

Masters of the word : how media shaped history, from the alphabet to the Internet, William J. Bernstein

Label
Masters of the word : how media shaped history, from the alphabet to the Internet
Title
Masters of the word
Title remainder
how media shaped history, from the alphabet to the Internet
Statement of responsibility
William J. Bernstein
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the birth of writing in Mesopotamia to the technologies of today, documents the technology of media - a revolutionary tool that allowed rulers to extend their control far and wide, giving rise to the world's first empires
Summary
From the birth of writing in Mesopotamia to the technologies of today, documents the technology of media - a revolutionary tool that allowed rulers to extend their control far and wide, giving rise to the world's first empires
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
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10173840
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Bernstein, William J
Dewey number
302.2309
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mass media
  • Communication
  • Writing
  • Social media
  • Mass media
  • Communication and technology
Target audience
adult
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how media shaped history
Label
Masters of the word : how media shaped history, from the alphabet to the Internet, William J. Bernstein
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [341]-395) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Origins -- The ABCs of democracy -- Twelve tables, seven hills, and a few early Christians -- Before Gutenberg -- Punch and counterpunch -- The captive press -- With a machete in one hand and a radio in the other -- The comrades who couldn't broadcast straight -- The argus
Control code
20063105
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
420 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780802121387
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn820531290
  • (OCoLC)820531290
Label
Masters of the word : how media shaped history, from the alphabet to the Internet, William J. Bernstein
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [341]-395) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Origins -- The ABCs of democracy -- Twelve tables, seven hills, and a few early Christians -- Before Gutenberg -- Punch and counterpunch -- The captive press -- With a machete in one hand and a radio in the other -- The comrades who couldn't broadcast straight -- The argus
Control code
20063105
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
420 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780802121387
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn820531290
  • (OCoLC)820531290

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