The Transylvania Times -

Printing

 

October 12, 2017



In 868 a Chinese monk created a book called the Diamond Sutra. The British Library calls this “the earliest complete survival of a dated printed book.”

In 1440, 600 years later, a German, Johannes Gutenberg, invented the printing press. It was a device that adapted existing technologies to the process of printing. Most importantly, his newly devised hand mold provided rapid creation of me...



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