• 7th & 8th History

    7th-8th History – Christendom Week 23

    GUTENBERG INVENTS THE PRINTING PRESS Day 1 – Read The Story of Liberty, ch. 4.           Day 2 – Read Famous Men of the Middle Ages, ch. XXXIII (Gutenberg); Fine Print, pp. 10-28.  Day 3 – Read Fine Print, pp. 29-48.  Gutenberg apprenticed under whom? How many years of work did it take Gutenberg to perfect the process and the technique of movable type? Day 4 – Read Fine Print, pp. 49-63.   Who financed Gutenberg’s experiments with printing?   What was the first book printed by Gutenberg? What was the Church’s reaction to the thought that anyone could now own and read the Bible? RECITATION –…