A to Z: The First Alphabet

A to Z: The First Alphabet. Photo courtesy GBH.
A to Z: The First Alphabet. Photo courtesy GBH.

A to Z: The First Alphabet

Writing shaped civilization itself, from the trading of goods to tales of ancient goddesses and kings. Follow the evolution of the written word, from millennia-old carvings in an Egyptian turquoise mine to our modern-day alphabets.

Rating: 
TVG
Length: 
56 minutes
Closed Caption: 
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