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Sixty Women of Ancient Tushhan

May 13, 2012


My archaeology news source sent me an article from Britain’s The Independent, posted online on Wednesday, that has caused a little stir because it reports on a “previously unknown language”. But what caught my attention was this sentence: The tablet revealed the names of  60 women – probably prisoners-of-war  or victims of an Assyrian forced […]


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