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  Printing press - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Printing press from 1811, taken in Munich, Germany.
The impact of printing is comparable to the development of language, and the invention of the alphabet, as far as its effects on the society.
In the sciences, the introduction of the printing press marked a move from the medieval language of metaphors to the adoption of the scientific method.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Printing_press   (2151 words)

  
 Printing press: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Printing is an industrial process for reproducing copies of texts and images, typically with ink on paper using a printing press....
A rotary printing press is a printing press in which the impressions are curved around a wheel so that the printing can be done on long continuous rolls of paper,...
The national print museum of ireland is based in a soldiers chapel in the beggars bush area of dublin, republic of ireland....
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/p/pr/printing_press.htm   (4555 words)

  
 Printing Press Narrative @ BornYesterday.com (Born Yesterday)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Building on block printing which from China made its way to Europe in the 1300s, printing using movable type was invented by a German goldsmith and eventual printer, Johannes Gutenberg, in the 1450s.
While there are several local claims for the invention in other parts of Europe, including Laurens Janszoon Coster in the Netherlands and Panfilo Castaldi in Italy, Gutenberg is credited by most scholars with inventing movable type.
The oldest extant movable metal print book is the Jikji, printed in Korea in 1377.
www.bornyesterday.com /encyclopedia/Printing_press   (1681 words)

  
 Printing - Welcome to Dollco Printing   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The work is a first step towards printing complex tissues or even entire organs.
Manuscripts, Books, and Maps: The Printing Press and a Changing World Prior to the advent of the printing press, books were made of vellum (calf or lamb
St Bride Library, Fleet Street, London is the largest library for printing, publishing and the graphic arts in the English-speaking world.
suv.spidertimes.com /st/suv-printing.htm   (169 words)

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