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Documents in Mycenaean Greek

Michael Ventris

Documents in Mycenaean Greek

three hundred selected tablets from Knossos, Pylos, and Mycenae with commentary and vocabulary

by Michael Ventris

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Published by University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Inscriptions -- Mycenae

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsChadwick, John, 1920-1998
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCN362 V4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination452p.
    Number of Pages452
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14078331M

      (M.) Ventris and (J.) Chadwick Documents in Mycenaean Greek. selected Tablets from Knossos Pylos and Mycenae. With introduction, commentary and vocabulary. Cambridge: University Press, Pp. xxx + , with 3 plates and 26 text figures. £4. 4s. od. - Volume 78 - N. PlatonAuthor: N. Platon. Michael Ventris' decipherment of Linear B in proved that Greek was spoken in the Mycenaean world. This fact had long been suspected by archaeologists and, to quote two outstanding examples, Nilsson had maintained that much of Greek mythology was Mycenaean in origin and Miss Lorimer claimed that Homer's knowledge of perishable Mycenaean objects .

    Greece: Venetian Possessions and Ottoman Rule. Greece: Modern Period. Greece: Legal and Governmental Documents. Greece: Regional, Local, and Family History. Greece. Cambridge University Press, Cloth. A very presentable copy of this early, reprint. Solid and VG+ tasteful former owner bookplate at the front pastedown in a crisp, price-clipped, VG+ dustjacket, with very light chipping along the spine crown and the front panel's top-edge. Thick octavo, with Introduction commentary & vocabulary by Michael Ventris and John Chadwick, .

    For the next four years the two worked together on Linear B, producing two joint publications: an article giving an account of the decipherment and its results (‘Evidence for Greek Dialect in the Mycenaean Archives’, Journal of Hellenic Studies, ), and a book, Documents in Mycenaean Greek, giving a fuller explanation of the script and.   Yet between the summers of and , he collaborated with Cambridge linguist John Chadwick in producing what we now call the bible of Linear B: Documents in Mycenaean Greek. Documents presented clear translations of and commentaries on sample texts, organised by subject (eg, personnel, tribute and offerings, land use and .


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Documents in Mycenaean Greek. In their book, Documents in Mycenaean Greek, Michael Ventris () and John Chadwick () demonstrated that the previously mysterious script Linear B was, in fact, a syllabic form of written Greek, thereby revolutionizing ancient history and linguistics.

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Download books for free. Find books. Documents in Mycenaean Greek. The library also has the first edition, but that is much less good. Documents in Mycenaean Greek: Three Hundred Selected Tablets from Knossos, Pylos, and Mycenae. Mycenaean Greek and Linear B.

Linear B is the first attested writing system of the Greeks. It was used between the 17th If genuine, the Kafkania pebble is the oldest Linear B document attested. (or 15th century) and 12th century BC and was successor of the Minoan Linear A, a writing system that has not yet been deciphered.

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Archaeological Museum of Mycenae. The Mycenaean language is preserved in Linear B writing, which consists of about syllabic signs and logograms. Since Linear B was derived from Linear A, the script of an undeciphered Minoan language, the sounds of Mycenaean are not fully ge family: Indo.

In their book, Documents in Mycenaean Greek, Michael Ventris and John Chadwick demonstrated that the previously mysterious script Linear B was, in fact, a syllabic form of written Greek, thereby revolutionizing ancient history and linguistics.

In this second edition, Chadwick examines how the study of the subject has expanded since Documents in Mycenaean Greek by M. Ventris and John Chadwick (, Hardcover, Revised) Be the first to write a review About this product New (other): lowest price.

Tragically, just weeks before the publication of Documents in Mycenaean Greek, Ventris died in a car accident on 6 September Ventris was awarded an OBE and an annual award in his honour, the Michael Ventris Award, was established in These awards, given to young Linear B scholars and architects, continue to the present day, under the.

This book, first published inaims to describe Greek art and poetry within this ambiguous period of ancient history (often referred to as the Greek ‘Dark Ages’), and to explore the possibilities of learning about Mycenaean civilisation from its own documents and not only from by: 2.

Documents in Mycenaean Greek 作者: [英]Michael Ventris / John Chadwick 出版社: Cambridge University Press 出版年: 页数: 装帧: Paperback ISBN: The first edition of their book, Documents in Mycenaean Greek, was published inshortly after Ventris's death in an automobile accident. UnicodeLanguages: Mycenaean Greek.

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