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Latest University of Michigan Papyrus Collection Stories

2011-12-01 10:41:08

A University of Cincinnati-based journal devoted to research on papyri from Egypt sheds light on job training, prayer, dream interpretation and belief in magic in the ancient world.

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2011-07-27 09:30:00

Deciphering ancient papyri is like trying to read a doctor’s handwriting, and that’s what researchers are asking people to do.


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