Ox, House, Stick : The History Of Our Alphabet

Ox, House, Stick : The History Of Our Alphabet

Book Title: Ox, House, Stick : The History Of Our Alphabet

Author: Betsy Maestro

Format: Paperback | 48 pages

Publication Date: 01 Jul 2007

ISBN-13: 9781570916106

Bold collage illustrations and clear prose trace the origins of our familiar letters. From the proto-Sinaitic peoples, through the Phoenicians, Greeks and Romans, this book follows the development of the Roman alphabet. Includes sidebar information on punctuation, writing materials, the technology of printing, and more.