Friday, March 21, 2014

March 22, 1457: Gutenberg Publishes His Bible

At least this is the traditional date on which Johann Gutenberg became the first person to publish a book with moveable type. Some of his success was due to his invention of an oil-based ink. Despite his accomplishment, Gutenberg had a difficult life. You can read more here.

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https://lawprofessors.typepad.com/legal_skills/2014/03/march-22-1457-gutenberg-publishes-his-bible.html

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