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Review: The Gutenberg Galaxy: The Making of Typographic Man

User Review  - Kevin Kizer - Goodreads

I've never been able to precisely describe what it is McLuhan did exactly because he was so singular. In this he's called the original media guru, and that's an understatement. He was able to have the ... Read full review

Review: The Gutenberg Galaxy: The Making of Typographic Man

User Review  - David - Goodreads

Still fresh after 50 years. Should post more after giving it a second spin. Read full review

Review: The Gutenberg Galaxy: The Making of Typographic Man

User Review  - Elias Carlston - Goodreads

Read this right after "Understanding Media", and totally conflated the two in memory. Seems like all of McLuhan could be seen as one long piece though. Read full review

Review: The Gutenberg Galaxy: The Making of Typographic Man

User Review  - George Walker - Goodreads

This book compliments Elizabeth L. Eisenstein's book "the Printing Press as an Agent of Change. As mcLuhan has said "We are today as far into the electric age as the Elizabethans had advanced into the ... Read full review

Review: The Gutenberg Galaxy: The Making of Typographic Man

User Review  - George Walker - Goodreads

This book compliments Elizabeth L. Eisenstein's book "the Printing Press as an Agent of Change. As mcLuhan has said "We are today as far into the electric age as the Elizabethans had advanced into the ... Read full review

Review: The Gutenberg Galaxy: The Making of Typographic Man

User Review  - Theresa Macphail - Goodreads

Gutenberg - and this particular text - is probably most famous for his phrase: "The medium is the message." Although dated and a bit dry, this book is a must-read for anyone interested in the effects ... Read full review

Review: The Gutenberg Galaxy: The Making of Typographic Man

User Review  - Zdenko Klun - Goodreads

Masterpiece. Read full review

Review: The Gutenberg Galaxy: The Making of Typographic Man

User Review  - Roland Houtsch - Goodreads

Brillant and to the point: if there is no clear system to the world, McLuhan certainly shows clear systematic patterns. And one of his statements proves true utterly: it's only in the digital age that you can fully understand what Gutenberg braught upon us Read full review

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