From Library Journal
Copyright 1997 Reed Business Information, Inc. --This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition.
Unlike any other book I've had to read.
This book's light-hearted, creative presentation makes it one of the best McLuhan works to read if you want to get to know the sorts of questions he was asking.
I originally purchased this book back in 1967, when it was first released, and I'm pleased to return it to my library shelves 4+ decades later.
A very thought-provoking book indeed... I'm taking a class on History of Media and Communication, and we're using this as part of our course materials. Read morePublished 23 hours ago by xxRosaxx
Marvellously insightful given that it is over 50 yrs old! Predicts much of the modern global village with sufficient passion to aid personal reflection. Read morePublished 1 day ago by AdviceGiver
A great book to get you started into Marshall McLuhan's theories on the media. The artwork is great as well.Published 1 month ago by Reinaldo Enrique
tbh best book ever written... changes how you see the world, and challenges you to question how images and visual, sonic, sensory messages change your perception as well as a... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Zoe
OK, a classic so kind of a must read but in this day and age, it's definitely dated.Published 2 months ago by C. Martin
It was really interesting to read and the visuals are stunning. Unlike any other book I've had to read.Published 4 months ago by Mar.Dueno
A masterpice. Every comunicator should read it again and againPublished 5 months ago by Henry Grunberg
This isn't a review of the content of the book - I'm still not sure where I stand on it. Rather, I'm pretty firm on my opinion of the PHYSICAL BOOK itself, of the 2001 version,... Read morePublished 5 months ago by Victoria