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Margalit Fox is a journalist, writing for The New York Times. Originally trained as a linguist, her previous book Talking Hands was about the remarkable 'signing village' of Al-Sayyid where only sign language is used. Previously an editor at The New York Times Book Review, Margalit has written numerous articles on language, culture and ideas for The Times, New York Newsday, Variety and other publications.

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Riddle of the Labyrinth The Quest to Crack an Ancient Code and the Uncovering of a Lost Civilisation by Margalit Fox
Riddle of the Labyrinth The Quest to Crack an Ancient Code and the Uncovering of a Lost Civilisation
Margalit Fox
There are two stories here, the story of the peoples whose language remained undeciphered; the people who worked on the problem and how they teased meaning from the symbols of linear B to resurrect the language. Poignantly it revealed more...
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/07/2014

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