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The Riddle of the Rosetta Stone: Key Toancient Egypt

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Until the Rosetta Stone was finally translated and the decoding of hieroglyphic writing made possible, much of Egyptian history was lost. The author has done a masterful job of distilling information, citing the highlights, and fitting it all together in an interesting and enlightening look at a puzzling subject. --H. The social and intellectual history here are fascinating. A handsome, inspiring book. --K.

Notable Children's Books of 1991 (ALA)

Notable 1990 Children's Trade Books in Social Studies (NCSS/CBC)

Children's Books of 1990 (Library of Congress)

100 Books for Reading and Sharing (NY Public Library)

Parenting Honorable Mention, Reading Magic Award

Product Details

ISBN:
9780780719736
Author:
Giblin, James Cross
Publisher:
Perfection Learning
Illustrator:
Tobin, Patricia
Subject:
Egyptian language
Subject:
Writing, hieroglyphic
Subject:
General
Subject:
Egyptian language -- Writing, Hieroglyphic.
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Literature - Classics / Contemporary
Subject:
Childrens classics
Publication Date:
19930131
Binding:
LIBRARY BOUND
Language:
English
Illustrations:
YES
Pages:
85
Dimensions:
9.00x6.00x.30 in. .75 lbs.
Age Level:
09-12

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