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What Does Cuneiform Say?

Kanopy (Firm)
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Video; Streaming Video; Online
Summary
See how scholars revealed a lost world of language and literature when they expanded upon Grotefend's breakthroughs by relating Old Persian to the ancient cuneiform scripts that preceded it. Next, trace the development of writing through 3,500 years of Mesopotamian history, and consider what ancient texts such as The Epic of Gilgamesh can teach us about ancient cultures of this region.
Performers
Features: Marc Zender Tulane University
Release Date
2013
Language
In English
Notes
  • Title from title frames.
  • In Process Record.
Published
[San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, 2015.
Recording Info
Originally produced by The Teaching Company/The Great Courses in 2013.
Publisher no.
1148705 Kanopy
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1 online resource (streaming video file)
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
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