The Gutenberg Galaxy: The Making of Typographic Man

By Marshall McLuhan

Since its first visual appeal in 1962, the influence of The Gutenberg Galaxy has been felt world wide. It gave us the concept that of the worldwide village; that word has now been translated, in addition to the remainder of the booklet, into twelve languages, from eastern to Serbo-Croat. It helped identify Marshall McLuhan because the unique 'media guru.' greater than 200,000 copies are in print. The reissue of this landmark publication displays the ongoing significance of McLuhan's paintings for modern readers.

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