Review Article

Two Recent Books on Ancient Scripts

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The Shape of Script: How and Why Writing Systems Change, edited by Stephen D. Houston (School for Advanced Research Advanced Seminar Series). Pp. xxiii + 317, figs. 54, tables 5. School for Advanced Research Press, Santa Fe 2012. $34.95. ISBN 978-1-934691-42-7 (paper).

Agency in Ancient Writing, edited by Joshua Englehardt. Pp. xviii + 299, figs. 76, tables 7. University Press of Colorado, Boulder 2012. $75. ISBN 978-1-60732-199-6 (cloth).

Review Article: Two Recent Books on Ancient Scripts
By John G. Younger
American Journal of Archaeology Volume 118 Number 3 (July 2014), pp. 521–525
DOI: 10.3764/aja.118.3.0521
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