Alphabets Ancient & Modern: A Carta Wall Chart
|by Ada Yardeni|
| Retail: $19.95|
Size: 9.75 x 13.5 inches
Pub Date: 2006
Item Number: 567632
Alphabets Ancient & Modern - A Carta Wall Chart is a unique wall chart showing the development of the alphabets from ancient to modern times
Cartas Alphabets Ancient & Modern shows clear presentations of the important Semitic Scripts, their adaption, and further development to Greek and Latin. A selection of original inscriptions and documents illuminate the origins, phases, and directions of the development of the different alphabets.
Ada Yardeni received a Ph.D. from Hebrew University of Jerusalem in ancient Semitic languages, paleography, and epigraphy. She is one of the worlds leading authorities on ancient Semitic languages, paleography, and epigraphy and has published several books and numerous articles on these and other subjects.