BAS Lecture

October 9th at 14:15 (for 14:30) on Zoom  
From Cuneiform to Codex
Speaker: Michael Ghirelli, Editor of the BAS Newsletter

TCuneiformhe earliest books were written by impressing signs on flat squares of soft clay that were then baked hard under the sun. It took years to learn to write using a complex system of pictures and symbols to represent words, so the ability to read and write was confined to a small male elite.


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