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Most popular Writing systems, alphabets books

The most popular Writing systems, alphabets books currently available. Updated weekly.
Signs of Civilisation: How punctuation changed history
Signs of Civilisation provides an account of the rich cultural history of punctuation.
Every Girl's Alphabet
Every Boy's Alphabet
Understanding Hieroglyphs: A Quick and Simple Guide
Learn how to unlock the secrets of an ancient civilization with the help of this book. Featuring hundreds of the most commonly used hieroglyphs, arranged in easy-to-use tables, with translations, plus examples from monuments, documents and museum exhibitions.
Easy Vietnamese
Easy Vietnamese is the perfect beginner's book for anyone who wants to learn Vietnamese on their own or with a teacher.
ABCs in the Bible
JLPT Study Guide: The Comprehensive Guide to the JLPT Level N5 Exam (Free MP3 audio recordings and printable extras)
Oxford Gothic Grammar
This volume provides a comprehensive reference grammar of Gothic, the earliest attested language of the Germanic family (apart from runic inscriptions). It is the first in English to draw on the recently discovered Bologna fragment and Crimean graffiti, in addition to the traditional Bible translation explored in most works to date.
Tuttle Pocket Japanese Dictionary
This handy Japanese dictionary allows you to look up words quickly and easily and be understood while speaking.
Complete Guide to Japanese Kanji: Remembering and Understanding the 2,136 Standard Characters
Mandarin Chinese Characters Language Practice Pad: Learn Mandarin Chinese in Just a Few Minutes Per Day!
Five minutes a day is all it takes to begin learning Chinese!
Text Technologies: A History
This coursebook examines the material history of human communication, allowing students and teachers to examine how communication's production, form, materiality, and reception are crucial to our interpretations of culture, history, and society.
Kanji Cards Kit Volume 4: Learn 537 Japanese Characters Including Pronunciation, Sample Sentences and Related Compound Words
Kanji Cards Kit Volume 4 is the fourth and final instalment in the Tuttle Kanji Cards series. It presents the student with the most advanced and complex kanji. Building on the foundation established in the first three volumes, Kanji Cards Kit Volume 4 utilizes a highly acclaimed methodology that has become the gold standard for kanji learning for thousands of students worldwide.
Chinese Writing System in Asia: An Interdisciplinary Perspective
Kodansha's Essential Kanji Dictionary
Riddle of the Labyrinth: The Quest to Crack an Ancient Code and the Uncovering of a Lost Civilisation
Let's Learn Hiragana: First Book Of Basic Japanese Writing
Decipherment of Linear B
The languages of the ancient world and the mysterious scripts, long undeciphered, in which they were encoded have represented one of the most intriguing problems of classical archaeology in modern times.
Cultural Graphology: Writing After Derrida
Reading & Writing Chinese Traditional Character Edition: A Comprehensive Guide to the Chinese Writing System
This is a compete and easy to use guide for reading and writing traditional Chinese characters. Reading and Writing Chinese has been the leading text for foreign students and teachers of the Chinese writing system since it was first published.
Second 100 Chinese Characters Simplified: The Quick and Easy Way to Learn the Basic Chinese Characters
The Second 100 Chinese Characters adopts a structural approach that helps students to learn, recognize and write the second 100 most common Chinese characters.
Text Technologies: A History
This coursebook examines the material history of human communication, allowing students and teachers to examine how communication's production, form, materiality, and reception are crucial to our interpretations of culture, history, and society.
Writing - Theory and History of the Technology of Civilization
"This is an excellent, accessible introduction to writing's origins and development; Powell's jargon-free exposition clarifies many important issues in a way that specialist discussions have rarely achieved to date.
Does Spelling Matter?
This book narrates the history of English spelling from the Anglo-Saxons to the present-day. It also examines the changing attitudes to spelling, including numerous proposals for spelling reform, ranging from the introduction of new alphabets to more modest attempts to rid English of its silent letters, and the differing agendas they reveal.
Learning Japanese Hiragana and Katakana: A Workbook for Self-Study
Latin Inscriptions
Chinese Characters Made Easy: Learn 1,000 Chinese Characters the Fun and Easy Way
"Whether you're a serious student or simply curious, this book makes the Chinese reading and writing system enjoyable and accessible. A lighthearted mnemonic approach associates the 1,000 most common Chinese characters with visual and verbal clues that make memorization a snap!"--Back cover.
Japanese in a Flash Kit Volume 2: Learn Japanese Characters with 448 Kanji Flashcards Containing Words, Sentences and Expanded Japanese Vocabulary
Exploration of Writing
An Exploration of Writing is a book about our alphabets, our syllabaries, and all the other kinds of writing that people use and have used for 5000 years.
Intermediate Written Chinese Practice Essentials: Read and Write Mandarin Chinese As the Chinese Do
Part of the widely-used and highly acclaimed Kubler series, The Basic Chinese and Intermediate Chinese books provide separate but integrated tracks to help you learn to read, write and speak Chinese efficiently, at your own pace.
L2 Writing Beyond English
Persian Calligraphy: A Corpus Study of Letterforms
Mini Japanese Dictionary: Japanese-English, English-Japanese
Mini Japanese Dictionary is the most up-to-date Japanese pocket dictionary available. This dictionary is completely up-to-date with the latest vocabulary for IT, smartphones and social media. It is the perfect dictionary to take with you when you travel to Japan for any reason.