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Title: Champollion, Jean-François (1790-1832)
Author: Frank S. O'Rourke
Author: Sean C. O'Rourke
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Homepage: http://www.yale.edu/linguist/students/orourke.html
Linguistic Field: History of Linguistics
Abstract: This article is a short biography of Champollion, preeminent philologist and Egyptologist credited with deciphering hieroglyphics found on the Rosetta Stone and often referred to as the "Father of Egyptology."
Type: Individual Paper
Status: Completed
Venue: Encyclopedia of Language and Linguistics, 2nd ed.
Publication Info: Keith Brown (ed.). Oxford: Elsevier. 291-293 (vol. 2/14)
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