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decodeunicode / Book


Discipline: Communication

Discipline: Communication

Deep inside your keypad ... a massive treasure of symbols and characters is hidden. But where? Unicode can be seen as “United Typographic Nations” and gives every character its singular code. So decodeunicode gives you a key to every single existing character. It shows all 109.242 characters and helps you to find them. This book invites you to take a journey around the world and through times to show you the massive diversity of characters ever invented. Unicode is the basis of written communication. This book opens the gate to all 109.242 characters of the world digitally available.

An incredibly sophisticated compendium of characters around the world is combined in this book. Prepared in a form that makes one want more, the reader does not need to fear information overload. Very informative and clearly structured, the history and origins of all characters are presented. In addition, the information requires no superfluous design in this context: decodeunicode is the key to all characters around the world. Fascinating.
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Verlag Hermann Schmidt Mainz, Germany

Verlag Hermann Schmidt Mainz
Mainz, Germany

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Düsseldorf, Germany

Prof. Johannes Bergerhausen, Siri Poarangan (Texte, Konzeption, Gestaltung), Daniel A. Becker (Software-Entwicklung), Ilka Helmig (Beratung)