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Hieroglyphs, the writing of ancient Egypt

Author: Norma Jean Katan; Barbara Mintz
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, ©1981.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explains the origins of hieroglyphs and what they mean, tells how this ancient form of writing was decoded, and describes the training and importance of scribes.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Norma Jean Katan; Barbara Mintz
ISBN: 0689501765 9780689501760
OCLC Number: 34707138
Notes: "A Margaret K. McElderry book."
Includes index.
Description: 96 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Norma Jean Katan ; with Barbara Mintz.

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Explains the origins of hieroglyphs and what they mean, tells how this ancient form of writing was decoded, and describes the training and importance of scribes.

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