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A legacy old as Rome


October 11, 2018

The first recognized printed newspaper is a publication titled “Relation,” published in Antwerp in 1605 under Johann Carolus. However, the first evidence of a newspaper is the “Acta Diurna,” published in Rome around 59 B.C.

Against such dates, 117 years might not seem a significant span o...

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