Cradles of Civilization - Hieroglyphics

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Video

Amanda Iliadis
by DrDavidNeiman
published on 14 March 2017
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Dr. David Neiman discusses the development of hieroglyphs and the use of papyrus and ink in Egypt. Further, he describes how the Phoenicians revolutionized writing with the invention of the alphabet, and that even though the scribes resisted the new system, the alphabet prevailed and became the new standard.

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DrDavidNeiman, . (2017, March 14). Cradles of Civilization - Hieroglyphics. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/video/1113/

Chicago Style

DrDavidNeiman, . "Cradles of Civilization - Hieroglyphics." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified March 14, 2017. https://www.ancient.eu/video/1113/.

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DrDavidNeiman, . "Cradles of Civilization - Hieroglyphics." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 14 Mar 2017. Web. 30 Mar 2020.

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