Paper before print.
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Some list members may interested in the following book, which is due out next week:
Paper Before Print The History and Impact of Paper in the Islamic World
by Jonathan M. Bloom
This book will certainly fill a great void that has existed in our understand of how papermaking came into use in the Islamic world, and the advent of paper in Europe. In light of current events, it is interesting explore something that all of us have in common.
For more information, please visit the following link at Yale University Press: