Rosetta Stone

Rosetta Stone : The Story of the Decoding of Egyptian Hieroglyphics

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The fascinating story of the discovery of the Rosetta Stone by Napoleon's army and of the decoding of Egyptian hieroglyphics, to which it offered the key. The Stone was stolen from the French by the British Army and removed to the British Museum in London, where experts tried to crack the code.show more

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  • Hardback | 184 pages
  • 147.07 x 207.01 x 26.92mm
  • Profile Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • French
  • 1861972326
  • 9781861972323

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