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The Typewriter

Documentary series about objects the Edwardians either invented or advanced. The QWERTY keyboard appears on every computer, but surprisingly it was created by engineers to slow typing down rather than speed it up. The typewriter was used by Edwardian suffragettes and credited with getting women into the workplace, but was it actually the great liberator it's seen to be?

30 minutes

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Mon 10 Mar 2008 20:30