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Mesopotamian Archaeology by Percy S. P. Handcock

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Mesopotamian Archaeology
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Publisher: Macmillan & Co.
Number of pages: 425

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In addition to the chapters which deal expressly with the cultural evolution of the dwellers in Mesopotamia, two chapters are devoted to the consideration of the Cuneiform writing -- its pictorial origin, the history of its decipherment, and the literature of which it is the vehicle.

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