Early History of the Alphabet


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Author  Joseph Naveh
Publisher  The Hebrew University Magnes Press
Publication Date   January 9, 1997
ISBN  9652234362
Pages  222

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Alphabetic writing is one of the principal features of Western culture. Our knowledge of the early history, development and spread of the alphabet is constantly changing. This introduction to West Semitic epigraphy and paleography is the author's personal way of introducing this field of study on the basis of the evidence available to date.

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