The Printing Press
The Printing Press and it's "Impact" on LiteracyThe advent of the printing press over 500 years ago may be described as one of the few major significant events in mankind's history in terms of the greatest impact on literacy.
The impact of movable type printing pressThe cities with printing presses rapidly increase over 50 years.
The Diffusion of Columbus's Letter through Europe, 1493-1497
Columbus's letter traveled all over Europe in the 1490's.
The Printing Press and it's "Impact" on Literacy
The printing press allowed for the democratizing of knowledge as a greater number of individuals were provided access to more information.