Reading and Writing the Electronic Book

  title={Reading and Writing the Electronic Book},
  author={C. Marshall},
  booktitle={Reading and Writing the Electronic Book},
  • C. Marshall
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    Reading and Writing the…
  • Computer Science
  • Developments over the last twenty years have fueled considerable speculation about the future of the book and of reading itself. This book begins with a brief historical overview the history of electronic books, including the social and technical forces that have shaped their development. The focus then shifts to reading and how we interact with what we read: basic issues such as legibility, annotation, and navigation are examined as aspects of reading that eBooks inherit from their print… CONTINUE READING
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