ISBN 9788176492898,Egyptian Hieroglyphics: A BeginneríS Guide

Egyptian Hieroglyphics: A BeginneríS Guide

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M K Moitra

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Viva Books Pvt Ltd

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ISBN 9788176492898
Publisher

Viva Books Pvt Ltd

ISBN-13

ISBN 9788176492898

ISBN-10 8176492892
Binding

Hardback

Number of Pages 2002 Pages
Language (English)
Subject

Textbook

The book is about the ancient Egyptian script Hieroglyphics, which gradually developed from pictograms to a well developed alphabetic script. The script helped Egyptians to keep written record of their religious practices, cultural and social particulars and above all the records of the Pharaohs and their achievements. Egyptologists, thousands of year later were able to reconstruct the language after the script was deciphered in 1822. The deciphering of the scripts by Champollion, re-ignited the interest of the archaeologists in ancient in their language, culture and religion. another remarkable and no less sensational incident was the discovery of the tomb of Tut-enkh-Amen, which brought ancient to the door steps of every educated westerner

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