I picked up Graphic Design: A New History by Stephen F. Eskilson a few weeks ago, and have meant to post this ever since.
I've just skimmed it mostly so far, but it looks like a nice companion, but not likely replacement, to Meggs' History of Graphic Design.
WTG Chantry. I'd be surprised if you weren't included in some way or another.
but I was totally impressed when I got to nearly the last page and saw this!
AWESOME!!! WAY TO GO LEIA BELL!!!!!
Here's a blurry shot of the text...