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For anyone who's ever wanted to decipher ancient inscriptions, Teach Yourself Hieroglyphics is the ultimate resource. This lively and informative guide uncovers the mysteries of Egyptian and Mayan hieroglyphics, revealing how these ancient languages work and exploring the fascinating cultures that used them. It demonstrates just how simple and fun hieroglyphics are to work with, offering readers plenty of practice in drawing their own on blank cartouches.

Synopsis:

This book introduces you not only the hieroglyphics of the Egyptians but also those of the Mayans and Aztecs. "Teach Yourself Hieroglyphics presents the development of writing, Egyptian grammar, and the Mayan calendar. In addition, the book includes blank cartouches to practice drawing your own hieroglyphics..

About the Author

Dr. Ron Bonewitz is a geologist who has worked as a consultant on archaeological digs in Central America.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780658013300
Author:
Bonewitz, Ronald L.
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill McGraw-Hill
Author:
McCarthy, Sean
Location:
Lincolnwood, Ill.
Subject:
World
Subject:
Ancient - Egypt
Subject:
Ancient Languages
Subject:
Egyptian language
Subject:
World - General
Subject:
Dictionaries - General
Subject:
Ancient Languages - General
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1
Edition Description:
NTC
Series:
Teach Yourself Language
Series Volume:
183
Publication Date:
20031020
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
144
Dimensions:
7.74x5.06x.38 in. .35 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , This book introduces you not only the hieroglyphics of the Egyptians but also those of the Mayans and Aztecs. "Teach Yourself Hieroglyphics presents the development of writing, Egyptian grammar, and the Mayan calendar. In addition, the book includes blank cartouches to practice drawing your own hieroglyphics..
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