Re: history of tech writing

Subject: Re: history of tech writing
From: Sean Hower <hokumhome -at- freehomepage -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 6 Dec 2002 16:24:31 -0800 (PST)

Alexander Hellemans wrote:
A great example of early technical writing is the French Encyclopedie edited by Denis Diderot in the 18th century.

Not quite what I was looking for. I want an actual book that takes me through the history of technical writing, like a history book, or some other academic text. :-)

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Sean Hower - tech writer

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