Linear B and Related Scripts

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University of California Press, 1987 - History - 64 pages
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00 In 1952, Minoan Linear B was deciphered and shown to conceal an early form of the Greek language. This book tells the story of how Linear B was discovered, deciphered, and interpreted. In 1952, Minoan Linear B was deciphered and shown to conceal an early form of the Greek language. This book tells the story of how Linear B was discovered, deciphered, and interpreted.

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Contents

The Decipherment
12
How the Linear B Script was used
22
The Tablets as Historical Documents
33
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