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Cuneiform / Irving Finkel and Jonathan Taylor.

Finkel, Irving L., author. (Author). Taylor, J. (Jonathan), author. (Added Author).
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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Carnegie Public Library of Steuben County - Angola REF 492 FIN (Text) 33118000168930 Reference Available -
Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 492.1 FINKEL (Text) 33946003082687 Nonfiction . 2nd Floor Available -
Monon Town and Township Public Library - Monon 492 FIN (Text) 36825000837748 Non-Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 1606064479
  • ISBN: 9781606064474
  • Physical Description: 110 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: Los Angeles : J Paul Getty Museum, [2015]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 104-105) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Looking backwards and forwards -- Going to school -- Who used cuneiform writing? -- How do we understand it, anyway? -- The scribe revealed -- What happened to cuneiform? -- How did it work? -- Counting days -- Why study cuneiform? -- Cuneiform code chart.
Summary, etc.: Thanks to the use of clay tablets as a writing medium, cuneiform records have survived for thousands of years, providing a fascinating glimpse into the political, economic, and religious institutions of ancient Mesopotamia.
Subject: Cuneiform writing.
Cuneiform inscriptions.
Cuneiform tablets.
Keilschrift.

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