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This course number (and possibly title) is changing starting for the Fall 2007 semester.
Z680: The Book to 1450 is the replacement for this course.

L588: History of the Book to 1450 (3 cr.)

Covers the introduction and development of writing, and the history of the manuscript and printed book, from their beginnings to approximately the year 1450. Although there will be some coverage of the non-Western book, the emphasis will be on the history of the book in the West.

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