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Paper: A World History

Paper: A World History

Author: Mark Kurlansky
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For the past two millennia, the ability to produce paper in ever more efficient ways has supported the proliferation of literacy, media, religion, education, commerce and art. It has created civilisations, fostering the fomenting of revolutions and the stabilising of regimes. Now, on the cusp of "going paperless", Mark Kurlansky challenges common assumptions about technology's influence, affirming that paper is here to stay.

Author description

Mark Kurlansky is the New York Times best-selling author of twenty-eight books and a former foreign correspondent for The International Herald Tribune, The Chicago Tribune, The Miami Herald, and The Philadelphia Inquirer. He lives in New York City.

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General Fields

  • : 9780393353709
  • : WW Norton & Co
  • : WW Norton & Co
  • : June 2017
  • : 211mm X 142mm X 30mm
  • : June 2017
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 24 illustrations
  • : Mark Kurlansky
  • : Paperback
  • : 817
  • : English
  • : bl2017023414
  • : 416