The Rosetta Stone

Cover

Book Details

Author  E. A. Wallis Budge
Publisher  Dover Publications
Publication Date   August 1, 1989
ISBN  0486261638
Pages  352

Buy this book

Description

Great Egyptologist's fascinating account of the discovery of the linguistic keystone that enabled scholars to decipher ancient Egyptian hieroglyphics. Work of Young, Champollion, other scholars; implications for biblical scholarship, history of ancient Near East, much more. Clear, concise, accessible to layman. 23 photographs. Bibliography.

Customer Reviews

Blacklist