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What is a book? and what does it mean that it gives lots of knowledge to make us perfect person?

Asked by sakshi, 28 May '08 10:02 pm
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A set of printed pages that are fastened inside a cover so that you can turn them and read them.
A book is man's best friend. A home without books is like a room without windows.
It provides a lot of knowledge to a person to be a perfect person.
Answered by tapan parida, 28 May '08 10:56 pm

 
  
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What is a book? This is a question we will want to answer if we want to enable books to reflect the electronic age and not the ink-on-paper era, just as Gutenberg and his heirs fully exploited that once-new technology back when, well, the ink was still fresh. I don't think a precise definition is possible, certainly not one that will clearly and unambiguously delimit books, journals, magazines, newspapers, and any other print media, and also add electronicity without claiming blogs, RSS feeds, wikis, mail-lists, and website forums. Each of these are distinct entities, yet might share every salient feature with most of the others at its margins.
I will instead go after What is our notion of a book? What is it I expect you to mean when you use that word instead of, say, "magazine" or "website"? So let us begin with this: "A book is something you read." And by that we will not mean something we watch or view.
A book presumes a commitment of time and involvement from the reader. No one ...more
Answered by Dinesh Manaktala, 28 May '08 10:08 pm

 
  
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Is its physical definition required or utilitarian definition reuired?
Answered by rani sadasivamurty, 28 May '08 10:07 pm

 
  
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Book is treasure of knowledge
Answered by Dinesh C S, 06 Aug '09 06:38 pm

 
  
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