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 What is the historical significance of the rosetta stone?

Answer The Rosetta Stone, a ¾-ton chunk of basalt with three languages written on it, was the key to deciphering the meaning of ancient Egyptian hieroglyphics. It was first discovered in 1799 in Egypt bu... Read More »
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What is the historical significance of"I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings"?

"I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings" was the first installment of author and poet Maya Angelou's six volume series of autobiographies. The title is taken from a line from the poem "Sympathy" by the bl... Read More »
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What is the Rosetta Stone in the UK?

Discovered more than 200 years ago, the Rosetta Stone unlocked a language that had been lost for 1,400 years.Discovered in EgyptDuring Napoleon Bonaparte's expedition into Egypt, a French army engi... Read More »
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What does the rosetta stone say?

The Rosetta Stone is a royal decree from Ptolemy V that reveals taxes and gives instructions on erecting temple statues. It is written in classical Greek and two Egyptian scripts: hieroglyphic and ... Read More »
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