Reading the past: the story of deciphering ancient languages

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Crowell-Collier Press, 1971 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 182 pages
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The author tells how three ancient languages- Egyptian Hieroglyphics, Babylonian Cuneiform, and Cretan Linear B. - came to be deciphered.

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Contents

Mans Most Brilliant Invention
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EgyptKnown and Unknown
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Thomas Young The Pioneer
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