• A book is a set of
written, printed, illustrated, or blank
sheets, made of ink, paper, parchment, or other
materials, us...
1) Antiquity:i.Tablet:-

ii.Scroll:-

iii.Codex:-
2 )Middle Ages:i. Manuscripts:-

ii.Wood block printing

iii.Movable type and incunabula:-
1. Academic and Professional
2. Arts, Photography and Design
3. Award Winning
4. Biographies & Autobiographies
5. Business...
Aside from the primary purpose of reading them,
books are also used for other ends:
A book can be an artistic artifact, ...
A book may be read by a group of people
to use as a spark for social or academic
discussion, as in a book club.
A book m...
The importance of reading books is gaining new
insight or perspectives on issues that matter to
the reader that helps the...
The importance of books are also found in how
new discoveries pertaining to history are
uncovered and/or revealed where t...
Books for life
Books for life
Books for life
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Books for life

  1. 1. • A book is a set of written, printed, illustrated, or blank sheets, made of ink, paper, parchment, or other materials, usually fastened together to hinge at one side. A single sheet within a book is called a leaf, and each side of a leaf is called a page. A book produced in electronic format is known as
  2. 2. 1) Antiquity:i.Tablet:- ii.Scroll:- iii.Codex:-
  3. 3. 2 )Middle Ages:i. Manuscripts:- ii.Wood block printing iii.Movable type and incunabula:-
  4. 4. 1. Academic and Professional 2. Arts, Photography and Design 3. Award Winning 4. Biographies & Autobiographies 5. Business, Investing and Management 6. Comics & Graphic Novels 7. Crafts & Hobbies 8. History and Politics 9. Fiction &non-fiction
  5. 5. Aside from the primary purpose of reading them, books are also used for other ends: A book can be an artistic artifact, a piece of art; this is sometimes known as an artists' book. A book may be evaluated by a reader or professional writer to create a book review.
  6. 6. A book may be read by a group of people to use as a spark for social or academic discussion, as in a book club. A book may be studied by students as the subject of a writing and analysis exercise in the form of a book report. Books are sometimes used for their exterior appearance to decorate a room, such as a study.
  7. 7. The importance of reading books is gaining new insight or perspectives on issues that matter to the reader that helps them to have a new understanding of the world around them. Readers can apply the insight in everyday life or as a way of building upon the knowledge that already encompasses their mind and enrich their lives.
  8. 8. The importance of books are also found in how new discoveries pertaining to history are uncovered and/or revealed where the relevance of this the new information needs to be applied or amended in what already exists about a particular issue, topic or event. Thus, "new" books on existing issues are important because sometimes facts "change."

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