The Printing Press: An Information Revolution

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The Rosen Publishing Group, 2003 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 24 pages
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Did you know that Gutenberg took five years to print 210 copies of The Forty-two-line Bible and that each book had more than 1,280 pages? That's just one of the amazing facts that readers will learn as they follow the development of what has been called the "most important invention ever." Historical photos and easy-to-read text bring the history of the printing press to life for reluctant readers.
  

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Contents

Before the Printing Press
4
The Importance of
12
The Printing Press Today
20

About the author (2003)

Mattern is the author of many books for children. Her favorite topics include animals, biography, and history. She lives in the Hudson Valley of New York State.

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