Ebook or KINDLE (Cuneiform /anglais) Par Irving Finkel
T introduction cuneiform writing Tells you how cuneiform developed Also how its meaning was rediscover in the 19th century Well written in a slightly amusing way at times Last chapter gives you an exercise to do that taxed my brain in spite of the small dictionary at the end of the book I am a words lover and I do think #that the disparition of a langag. Deas and superstitions This new book will bring the world in which #the disparition of a langag. Deas and superstitions This new book will bring the world in which cuneiform was written to life for the non expert reader revealing how ancient inscriptions can lead to a new way of thinking about the past It will explain how this pre alphabetic writing really worked and how it was possible to use cuneiform signs to record so many different languages so long ago Richly illustrated with a wealth of fresh examples ranging from elementa. E is a loss for humanity Cuneiform is a very interesting form #of writing according to me and through this book you have a #writing according to me and through this book you have a approach of itWhat s how funny to imagine that the very serious author was also able to write light literature such as The Last Resort Library Arrived beautifully wrapped and on time I look forward to the pleasure of reading it. Ry school exercises to revealing private letters or beautifully calligraphic literature for the royal library we will meet people that aren't so very different from ourselves We will read the work of many scribes from mundane record eepers to state fortune tellers using tricks from puns to cryptography For the first
cuneiform tablets and their messages are not remote inaccessible but wonderfully human documents that resonate tod. Really good primer or introduction to Cuneiform uite a short book but well written and illustratedWould love to find a longer book in a similar style What a well written introduction to cuneiform The subject is overall well balanced and has just enough of simple and complex aspects to satisfy the mind without either leaving it in want or fuming Excellen. Cuneiform script on tablets
TIME CUNEIFORM TABLETS AND THEIR MESSAGES ARE NOT REMOTE
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