Decipherment of the oldest Greek language inscriptions

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This video is called Decipherment of Linear B: Alice Kober, Michael Ventris, Ancient Greek Script, Mycenae & Crete.

From Ekathimerini daily in Greece:

How eccentric smoked out secret of ancient Crete puzzler

“The Riddle of the Labyrinth: The Quest to Crack an Ancient Code,” by Margalit Fox.

By Jeffrey Burke

Users of the Bloomberg terminal can blithely type JPMCC CDS USD SR 5Y to bring up an attractive 3D graphic of the JPMorgan credit-default-swaps curve.

There’s a lot of strange language around, but IMHO it’s hard to top Linear B, the unknown writing of an unknown language that took more than five pre-computer decades to unravel after it was found etched into clay tablets on Crete.

In “The Riddle of the Labyrinth,” Margalit Fox presents compact biographies of the three main people who worked on what she calls “one of the most formidable…

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