Shady Characters by Keith Houston RqQT0I4D

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Where does the ampersand get its name from What does the hashtag have to do with commerce in ancient Rome Keith Houston gives the answers in this delightfully entertaining book.From the pilcrow to the ampersand the entire cast of Shady Characters reflects the changes in written communication through the ages charting how punctuation has adapted to each new technological innovation. Together these shady characters form a rich entertaining and surprising history of the written word and our