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Cuneiform

Author: C B F Walker
Publisher: Berkeley, CA : University of California Press ; London : British Museum, ©1987.
Series: Reading the past, v. 3.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Describes the writing system used from before 3000 BC to AD 75 by Sumer, Babylon, Assyria, and other Mesopotamian cultures.
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Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: C B F Walker
ISBN: 0520061152 9780520061156
OCLC Number: 15317452
Description: 62 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: Origin and development --
Tablets and monuments --
Scribes and libraries --
The geographical spread --
Decipherment --
Sample texts --
Fakes --
Where to see cuneiform inscriptions.
Series Title: Reading the past, v. 3.
Responsibility: C.B.F. Walker.
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Describes the writing system used from before 3000 BC to AD 75 by Sumer, Babylon, Assyria, and other Mesopotamian cultures.

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