Unraveling the Mystery of the Alphabet From A to ZBook - 2003
There is a story behind each letter of the alphabet. While China and Japan rely mainly on scripts of ideograms, three-quarters of humanity uses some kind of alphabet. Why is the X the Unknown or shorthand for a Kiss? Which letter came last, historically, in the alphabet? This book provides answers to these and other questions.
Publisher: London : 2003
Branch Call Number: ANF 421 SACK
Characteristics: 395 p. ; 22 cm