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Great Egyptologist's fascinating account of the discovery of the linguistic keystone that enabled scholars to decipher ancient Egyptian hieroglyphics. Work of Young, Champollion, other scholars; implications for biblical scholarship, history of ancient Near East, much more. Clear, concise, accessible to layman. 23 photographs. Bibliography.

9780486157221 (electronic bk.)
0486157229 (electronic bk.)
Publisher, Date:
New York : Dover Publications, 1989.
1 online resource (325 pages) : illustrations.
Other Title:
Rosetta stone in the British Museum
Reprint. Originally published: The Rosetta stone in the British Museum. London : Religious Tract Society, 1929.
Includes index.
Bibliography: pages [311]-316.
Access limited to Parkland Regional Library members.
Description based on print version record.
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