Book - 'The Mac Is Not A Typewriter', 1990 Reg. No: HT 13421
- 'The Mac is not a typewriter' is a style manual for creating professional-level type on the Macintosh.
This book documented and emphasised the development of word processing and Desk Top Publishing (DTP), its potential for new adherents, and how the change from the use of typewriters to the use of personal computers would achieve results comparable to those of typesetting.
This item is part of a representative collection of hardware, software, trade literature and promotional material that documents the history of the Apple company, and its contribution to, and impact on the computer industry and society.
- Perfect bound book of 72 pages.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from John Birch, 2006
|Dimensions:||5 mm (Height), 180 mm (Width), 230 mm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||computer graphics, computers, computing, education training, printing processes, typesetting, typography, word processing software|
|Themes this item is part of:||Internet Macintosh User Group (iMug) Collection, Information & Communication Collection|
|Primary Classification:||COMPUTING & CALCULATING|
|Secondary Classification:||Digital Computing|
|Tertiary Classification:||reference materials|
|Inscriptions:||" The Mac is not a typewriter"|
|Publisher:||Peachpit Press, Berkeley, California, United States of America, 1990|