The Written World
The Power of Stories to Shape People, History, CivilizationBook - 2017
The story of literature in sixteen acts, from Alexander the Great and the Iliad to ebooks and Harry Potter, this engaging book brings together remarkable people and surprising events to show how writing shaped cultures, religions, and the history of the world.
Publisher: New York : Random House, 
Edition: First edition
Characteristics: xxiii, 412 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps ; 25 cm