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Breaking The Code. The decipherment of linear Elamite, a forgotten writing system of Ancient Iran (3rd millenium BC).

Réalisation : 23 novembre 2020 Mise en ligne : 23 novembre 2020
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Dr. Desset will report for the first time his successfull decipherment of Linear Elamite, one of the three writing systems of the early Bronze Age (the others being Linear A at Crete, and the Indus Valley writing system) which so far have escaped every attempt at decrytion. Dr Desset will illustrate how he discovered the key for unlocking Linear Elamite inscriptions, some examples of decipherment and the extraordinary historical perspectives that are emerging from this discovery.

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