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1975Re: [ANE-2] "Tablets of Shuruppak"

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  • Peter T. Daniels
    Jul 12, 2006
      --- "Ariel L. Szczupak" <ane.als@...> wrote:

      > At 12:38 12/07/2006, Peter T. Daniels wrote:
      > [...]
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      >
      > >The point is that the phrase "Tablets of Shuruppak" has ...
      >
      > ... nothing to do with "tableur of Shtsuppak" even if the bookkeeping
      >
      > tablets display some spreadsheet characteristics. To paraphrase
      > Clinton, I did not have accounts with these tablets!
      >
      > :)
      >
      > [The heat ...]

      Sheesh, those moderators'll pass anything these days!

      Another point in Kramer's favor is that he uses biblical names whenever
      he can -- thus Erech is really important early on.

      --
      Peter T. Daniels grammatim@...
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