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The Riddle of the Rosetta Stone

By: James Cross Giblin

Price: $4.95

Publisher: HarperCollins: February 1993

Seller ID: 74472

ISBN: 0064461378

Condition: Used - Like New

"Until the Rosetta Stone was finally translated and the decoding of hieroglyphic writing made possible, much of Egyptian history was lost. The author has done a masterful job of distilling information, citing the highlights, and fitting it all together in an interesting and enlightening look at a puzzling subject." --H. "The social and intellectual history here are fascinating. A handsome, inspiring book." --K. Notable Children's Books of 1991 (ALA)Notable 1990 Child... View more info