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Ventris, Michael

Overview
Works: 67 works in 302 publications in 10 languages and 7,143 library holdings
Genres: Sources  Bibliography  History  Exhibition catalogs  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Dedicatee, Other
Classifications: P1035, 481.7
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Most widely held works by Michael Ventris
Documents in Mycenaean Greek by Michael Ventris( Book )

75 editions published between 1856 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This work demonstrates that the previously mysterious script Linear B is, in fact, a syllabic form of written Greek, a finding that was to revolutionise ancient history and linguistics, when it was originally published in 1953. This second edition, originally published in 1973, also examines how the study of the subject had expanded as a result of that finding and includes some of the material discovered since the initial publication
The decipherment of linear B by John Chadwick( Book )

16 editions published between 1958 and 1973 in 3 languages and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The languages of the ancient world and the mysterious scripts, long undeciphered, in which they were encoded have represented one of the most intriguing problems of classical archaeology in modern times. This celebrated account of the decipherment of Linear B in the 1950s by Michael Ventris was written by his close collaborator in the momentous discovery. In revealing the secrets of Linear B it offers a valuable survey of late Minoan and Mycenaean archaeology, uncovering fascinating details of the religion and economic history of an ancient civilisation.A nontechnical account of Michael Ventris's deciphering of Linear B. Complete with modern postscript, it offers a valuable survey of late Minoan and Mycenaean archaeology. Uncovers fascinating details of the religion and economic history of an ancient civilisation
The Knossos tablets : a revised transliteration of all the texts in Mycenaean Greek recoverable from Evans' excavations of 1900-1904 based on independent examination by Emmett L Bennett( Book )

38 editions published between 1955 and 1959 in English and Greek, Ancient and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Work notes on Minoan language research and other unedited papers by Michael Ventris( Book )

10 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evidence for Greek dialect in the Mycenaean archives by Michael Ventris( Book )

5 editions published in 1953 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The languages of the Minoan and Mycenaean civilizations by Michael Ventris( Book )

8 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in Mycenaean inscriptions and dialect, 1953-1964 : a complete bibliography and index incorporating the contents of volumes I-X published between 1953 and 1965 by Lydia Baumbach( Book )

5 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mycenaean furniture on the Pylos tablets by Michael Ventris( Book )

3 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King Nestor's four-handled cups : Greek inventories in the Minoan script by Michael Ventris( Book )

3 editions published between 1954 and 1970 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Glossary of 1556 Linear-B Sign Groups by Michael Ventris( Book )

3 editions published in 1953 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Životot na mikencite vo nivnite pismeni svedoštva : so poseben osvrt kon onomastičkite i prosopografski izvodi by Petar Hr Ilievski( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in Macedonian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Work Notes on Minoan Language Research. [With charts.] MS. notes by Michael Ventris( Book )

1 edition published in 1951 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Work notes on Minoan language research (C). 1 June 1952. Note 20. Are the Knossos and Pylos tablets written in Greek? by Michael Ventris( Book )

1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bemerkungen zu M. Ventris - J. Chadwick: Evidence for Greek dialect in the Mycenaean archives by Ernst Grumach( Book )

1 edition published in 1957 in German and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Pylos tablets, a preliminary transcription by Emmett L Bennett( Book )

1 edition published in 1951 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in Mycenaean inscriptions and dialect, 1953-1955 : bibliographical survey, 1953-1955 by John Chadwick( Book )

2 editions published between 1956 and 1960 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Michael Ventris architetto e filologo britannico

Michael Ventris britischer Sprachwissenschaftler

Michael Ventris Brits architect

Michael Ventris brytyjski archeolog

Ventris, M.

Μάικλ Βέντρις

Вентрис, Майкл

Майкл Вентрис

Майкл Вентрыс

Майкл Вентріс

מייקל ונטריס בלשן בריטי

مايكل فينتريس

مایکل ونتریس زبان‌شناس، معمار، و تاریخ‌نگار بریتانیایی

마이클 벤트리스

マイケル・ヴェントリス

迈克尔·文特里斯

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The man who deciphered Linear B : the story of Michael Ventris