Writing and Civilization

Writing and Civilization

From Ancient Worlds to Modernity

Streaming Video - 2013
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The written word is so central to modern life that it can seem as if it has always existed. Yet writing is a relatively recent invention. Trace the remarkable saga of 'visible speech' from its earliest origins to its future in the digital age. In this thrilling journey, viewers will explore how an array of sophisticated writing systems developed, then were adopted and adapted by surrounding cultures.
Publisher: [United States] : The Great Courses : Made available through hoopla, 2013
Characteristics: 1 online resource (24 video files (ca. 720 min.)) : sd., col
Additional Contributors: Zender, Marc
hoopla digital
Call Number: eVideo

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