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Published: 02 June 2005

136 Pages | 17 halftones & line illus.

ISBN: 9780192805027

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Hieroglyphs: A Very Short Introduction

Penelope Wilson

Very Short Introductions

  • Discusses the function and importance of hieroglyphs within the framework of Ancient Egyptian culture, and looks at the importance of hieroglyphs today
  • Explores the cultural significance of hieroglyphs with an emphasis on previously neglected areas such as cryptography