Books – The first and foremost facet of society

Types of Books
Books – Storage of Knowledge

Books are the basic elements of the civilization. Since the old days books are used for collection of knowledge and significance of civilization. In simple meaning a book is a set of written and printed papers.

In broad term a book is a collection of written, printed, illustrated, or blank sheets, made of paper, parchment, or other various material, usually fastened together to hinge at one side. A single sheet within a book is called a leaf, and each side of a leaf is called a page.

A book produced in electronic format is known as an electronic book or e-book. The person who writes the book called writer or author. A lover of books is known as a bibliophile, or a bookworm. A store where books are bought and sold is a bookstore or bookshop. Libraries are places where knowledge is stored in term of books which are given free of cost to readers.

In the early days of 2018, Google estimated that there were approximately 150 million unique books in the world. In the early days of humanity nearly everything that could be written upon—stone, clay, tree bark, metal sheets—was used for writing. Alphabetic writing emerged in Egypt about 5,000 years ago.

 

Types of Books
In the modern world you can find numerous types of books like –

* Literature
Books may refers as works of literature, or a main division of such a work.

* Monograph
In library and information science, a book is called a monograph

* Magazines
In here normally gossips and hot stories are found.

* Novels
* Biography
* Fiction
* Non Fiction
* Album
* Educational Books
* E books