How the Printing Press Changed History, 1st Edition

  • Nel Yomtov
  • Published By: ABDO Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 162969570X
  • ISBN-13: 9781629695709
  • Grade Level Range: 8th Grade
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released October 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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This title examines the invention and development of the printing press, how it works, and how its role in speeding the dissemination of information revolutionized society. Features include essential facts, a glossary, selected bibliography, websites, source notes, and an index, plus a timeline and maps, charts, and diagrams. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

Table of Contents

Front Cover._x000D_
Half Title Page._x000D_
Title Page._x000D_
Copyright Page._x000D_
1: A World without Print._x000D_
2: The Origins of Printing._x000D_
3: The Man from Mainz._x000D_
4: How Gutenberg Did It._x000D_
5: The Print Revolution._x000D_
6: Early American Printing._x000D_
7: The Age of Reason._x000D_
8: Technology Moves Forward._x000D_
9: The Digital Age._x000D_
Essential Facts._x000D_
Additional Resources._x000D_
Source Notes._x000D_
About the Author._x000D_