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Hieroglyphs for fun

Joseph Scott

Hieroglyphs for fun

your own secret code language

by Joseph Scott

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  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Van Nostrand Reinhold in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Egyptian language -- Writing, Hieroglyphic -- Juvenile literature.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJoseph and Lenore Scott.
    ContributionsScott, Lenore.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPJ1097
    The Physical Object
    Pagination79p. :
    Number of Pages79
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21425754M
    ISBN 100442281684
    OCLC/WorldCa16591608

    Bill Manley is an Egyptologist, university lecturer, museum curator and best-selling author. He teaches Egyptology and Coptic at the University of Glasgow, and is Co-Director of Egiptología Complutense, Honorary President of Egyptology Scotland and an Honorary Research Fellow at the University of Liverpool.


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Our translator does a transliteration (phonic) of the given text and tries its best to convert to authentic looking hieroglyphics.Hieroglyphs, or hieroglyphics, are a type of writing that uses symbols or pictures to stand for sounds and words.

The Egyptians, Luwians and Mayan cultures are among those who used hieroglyphs. They have also been found in Turkey, Crete, United States and Canada. They are thought to have started when pictures were used to tell stories on pots and other artwork.- Explore Lee-Jean Lin's board "Egyptian Hieroglyphics Symbols" on Pinterest.

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