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The Gutenberg galaxy : the making of typographic man

Author: Marshall McLuhan
Publisher: [Toronto] : University of Toronto Press, [1962] ©1962
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A history of western society and print technology from a media perspective.
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Additional Physical Format: McLuhan, Marshall, 1911-1980.
Gutenberg galaxy.
[Place of publication not identified : publisher not identified], 1972
McLuhan, Marshall, 1911-1980.
Gutenberg galaxy.
Toronto : CNIB, 1988
McLuhan, Marshall, 1911-1980.
Gutenberg galaxy.
Toronto : CNIB, 1990
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marshall McLuhan
ISBN: 9780802060419 0802060412
OCLC Number: 428949
Awards: Governor General's Award, 1962
Description: 293 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: The Gutenberg galaxy --
The galaxy reconfigured or the plight of mass man in an individualist society.
Responsibility: by Marshall McLuhan.

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