Alphabet: Selected full-text books and articles

A B C et Cetera: The Life & Times of the Roman Alphabet By Alexander Humez; Nicholas Humez David R. Godine, 1987
Writing: Theory and History of the Technology of Civilization By Barry B. Powell Wiley-Blackwell, 2012
Librarian's tip: Chap. 17 "The Greek Alphabet: A Writing That Changed the World"
Alpha to Omega: The Life & Times of the Greek Alphabet By Alexander Humez; Nicholas Humez David R. Godine, 1983
The Alphabet Abecedarium: Some Notes on Letters By Richard A. Firmage David R. Godine, 1993
A Is for Einstein: The Alphabet versus the Internet By Preston, Nancy R Phi Delta Kappan, Vol. 91, No. 1, September 2009
A Study of Writing: The Foundations of Grammatology By I. J. Gelb University of Chicago Press, 1952
Librarian's tip: Chap. V "The Alphabet"
Symmetries of the Alphabet By Eckler, A. Ross Word Ways, Vol. 40, No. 3, August 2007
FREE! Ancient Times, a History of the Early World: An Introduction to the Study of Ancient History and the Career of Early Man By James Henry Breasted Ginn, 1916
Librarian's tip: "The Phoenicians Bring the First Alphabet to Europe" begins on p. 270
From Cave Painting to Comic Strip: A Kaleidoscope of Human Communication By Lancelot Hogben Chanticleer Press, 1949
Librarian's tip: Chap. 3 "From Cave Paintings to Comic Strip: The Arrival of the Alphabet"
The Power of the Written Word: The Role of Literacy in the History of Western Civilization By Alfred Burns Peter Lang, 1989
Librarian's tip: Chap. 4 "Dark Ages and Rebirth"
The Handwriting of the Renaissance By Samuel A. Tannenbaum Columbia University Press, 1930
Librarian's tip: Chap. I "The Renaissance Script"
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