the write stuff
discovery
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origins
interpretation
impact
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Print

The British Museum Book of Ancient Egypt, Stephen Quirke and Jeffrey Spencer, eds., Thames and Hudson, New York, 1992.

Languages, Disappearing and Dead, Rodger Doyle, Scientific American, March, 1998, p. 26.

The Mystery and Meaning of the Dead Sea Scrolls, Hershel Shanks, Random House, 1998.

Das Prädynastische Königsgrab U-j Und Seine Frü Schriftszeugnisse, Günter Dreyer, Phillip von Zabern, Mainz, Germany.

Reading the Past: Ancient Writing From Cuneiform to the Alphabet, introduced by J.T. Hooker, University of California Press/British Museum, 1990.

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