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The Script Writing of Ancient China - Ancient/Classical History
About the ancient script of the ancient Chinese, its legend and history, and its position vis a vis the other inventors of writing in the ancient world.
http://ancienthistory.about.com/od/writing/qt/033009chinesescrpt.htm
Cross-Cultural Writing, Epigraphy & Scripts - Ancient/Classical History
Language, literature, dictionaries, documents, inscriptions, epigraphy, writing, and writing about writing in ancient Mediterranean countries, including the dead  ...
http://ancienthistory.about.com/od/writing/
Linear A and Linear B - Decipherment - Ancient/Classical History
By N.S. Gill's Ancient/Classical History Glossary ... are logograms, number symbols, and word separators, according to Ancient Scripts. ... Other Ancient Scripts.
http://ancienthistory.about.com/cs/linearaandb/g/linearalinearb.htm
Undeciphered Scripts - Images of Ancient Undeciphered Scripts
May 27, 2009 ... Undeciphered scripts are remnants of ancient languages that historians and archaeologists and linguists and paleolinguists and ...
http://archaeology.about.com/od/ancientwriting/ss/undeciphered.htm
Cuneiform - The Script for Akkadian - Ancient/Classical History
An explanation of the relationship between Akkadian and cuneiform in answer to a question as to whether or not Akkadian was the first written language.
http://ancienthistory.about.com/od/language/f/101608cuneiform.htm
Mayan Hieroglyphs - Ancient/Classical History - About.com
Ancient/Classical History Categories. Greek Myths & Legends ... Only a small number of other ancient peoples invented writing: ... Source: Ancient Scripts: Maya.
http://ancienthistory.about.com/od/hieroglyphs/qt/012109MayaScrip.htm
Ancient Writing - Written Languages and Ancient Writing
Ancient writing began about 5000 years ago, as far as we can tell. The earliest ... This photo essay examines several of the world's undeciphered scripts. Share ...
http://archaeology.about.com/od/ancientwriting/
Ancient Sanskrit Language Overview - Ancient/Classical History
Sanskrit, Latin, and ancient Greek form a trio of classical literary languages. Sanskrit is ... Early Sanskrit was written using Brahmi or Kharosthi scripts. It is now ...
http://ancienthistory.about.com/od/language/g/021909Sanskrit.htm
Chinese Oracle Bones - Ancient/Classical History - About.com
Chinese oracle bones are evidence of ancient Chinese writing. ... Other oracle bones contain script recording events during the Shang dynasty (c. 1300 B.C.).
http://ancienthistory.about.com/od/china/g/OracleBones.htm
Ancient Writing: Race to be First
May 11, 1999 ... "Religion reflected in the iconic signs of the Indus script: penetrating into ... uncovered jars with ancient writing from about the same period.
http://ancienthistory.about.com/library/weekly/aa051199.htm
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