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PostSubject: The History of the Alphabet   Sat 18 Aug 2012, 02:40

A comprehensive look at the developement of the alphabet

http://ilovetypography.com/2010/08/07/where-does-the-alphabet-come-from/
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PostSubject: Re: The History of the Alphabet   Mon 15 Oct 2012, 15:03

In celebration of the 60th anniversary of the decipherment of Linear B by Michael Ventris, the University of Cambridge is hosing an exhibition displaying some of the unique documents relating to Ventris's work.

It is on show in the Cast Gallery, Museum of Classical Archaeology, Faculty of Classics, from 13 to 20 October. Opening times: Monday to Friday, 10.00am to 5.00pm. Saturdays in University term time only, 10.00am to 1.00pm. No charge for entry.

http://www.pasthorizonspr.com/index.php/archives/10/2012/cracking-the-code-the-decipherment-of-linear-b-60-years-on

And how very fascinating the exhibition would be!
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