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The Mediums

Hi, all! This week we are going to discuss the two important inventions I believe affected human history relating to the spread of media in society. 575 more words

Technology

Printer: Johannes Gutenberg

Early inventions in Europe, led to the start of a new era, which would see early experiments involving the transferring of calligraphy styled text placed upon wooden blocks in reverse form.  822 more words

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Gutenberg and The Printing Press

Johannes Gutenberg was born in 1398, the son of an upper-class merchant, Gutenberg was a blacksmith and a goldsmith.  Little is known about Gutenberg’s early life, or his early education. 189 more words

7th Grade History

My Bible and Tribal Warfare

GodReflection: My Bible Doesn’t Read Like Yours

It is the fault of the German inventor Johannes Gutenberg.

In 1440, he invented the printing press with movable metal type. 712 more words

Dr. Gary J. Sorrells

My Favorite Windows

Whenever I am in Germany a journey to Mainz is a personal necessity, for nostalgia’s sake, and always includes a few must sees. From my father’s house I travel about 22 miles by train, profiting from the expedient public transportation system, and disembark at the station named… 695 more words

Travel

Extra, Extra, Read all About it

Have you ever wanted to learn a really brief bit about the entire history of print? Well today is your lucky day!!

Here’s a little fake newspaper I made to go along with the presentation: 51 more words

In Medias Res

Print, Power and Protest

The printing press was the creation of print. It was created by German inventor Johannes Gutenberg in the 1440’s. A printing press is a device for applying pressure to an inked surface resting upon a print medium , thereby transferring the ink. 395 more words