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The Resource The riddle of the labyrinth : the quest to crack an ancient code, Margalit Fox

The riddle of the labyrinth : the quest to crack an ancient code, Margalit Fox

Label
The riddle of the labyrinth : the quest to crack an ancient code
Title
The riddle of the labyrinth
Title remainder
the quest to crack an ancient code
Statement of responsibility
Margalit Fox
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An intellectual detective story follows the quest to unlock one of the great secrets of human history--the decipherment of Linear B, an unknown script from the Aegean Bronze Age
Cataloging source
UPZ
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Fox, Margalit
Dewey number
487/.1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
P1038
LC item number
.F69 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Inscriptions, Linear B
  • Civilization, Mycenaean
  • Kober, Alice
  • Evans, Arthur
  • Ventris, Michael
  • Women linguists
  • Archaeologists
  • Archaeologists
Label
The riddle of the labyrinth : the quest to crack an ancient code, Margalit Fox
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Buried treasure -- The digger. The record-keepers ; The vanished key ; Love among the ruins -- The detective. American champollion ; A delightful problem ; Splitting the baby ; The matrix ; "Hurry up an deciper the thing!" -- The architect. The hollow boy ; A leap of faith ; "I know it, I know it" ; Solution, dissolution -- Mr. X and Mr. Y
Control code
1419203
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xx, 363 pages
Isbn
9780062228833
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1419203
  • (Sirsi) 1419203
  • (OCoLC)841944772
Label
The riddle of the labyrinth : the quest to crack an ancient code, Margalit Fox
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Buried treasure -- The digger. The record-keepers ; The vanished key ; Love among the ruins -- The detective. American champollion ; A delightful problem ; Splitting the baby ; The matrix ; "Hurry up an deciper the thing!" -- The architect. The hollow boy ; A leap of faith ; "I know it, I know it" ; Solution, dissolution -- Mr. X and Mr. Y
Control code
1419203
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xx, 363 pages
Isbn
9780062228833
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1419203
  • (Sirsi) 1419203
  • (OCoLC)841944772

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