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The 20 Oldest Books of All Time


Society & Culture  (tags: Oldest, Books, cultures )

Suzane
- 954 days ago - masteroflibraryscience.com
When people think of old books, you might think of something written by Homer or perhaps Beowulf. But in fact, the earliest literature that we have dates back to 2600 BC and are from the ancient cultures of Mesopotamia and the Middle East. These are the



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Jo Asprec (0)
Tuesday September 6, 2011, 4:11 am
Wow! Real old books, er tablets ... can these be read by our archaeologissts?
 

Carol H. (229)
Tuesday September 6, 2011, 4:47 am
noted, thank you Suzane
 

Cheree M. (249)
Tuesday September 6, 2011, 5:40 am
Noted, Thanks for sharing
 

Vukan Simic (121)
Tuesday September 6, 2011, 7:25 am
Very interesting, thanks Suzane!
 

Yvonne White (232)
Tuesday September 6, 2011, 12:53 pm
I'm getting "This site is currently unavailable" when I click the link..bummer..:(

 

Shirley S. (171)
Tuesday September 6, 2011, 10:10 pm
Weren't we lucky that the schoolbooks we lugged around were not made of stone.
 

Wendy C. (109)
Wednesday September 7, 2011, 1:18 am
Interesting! Thanks for posting :)
 

Jennifer C. (172)
Wednesday September 7, 2011, 1:34 am
Worth reading. Thanks for sharing.
 

Magdalena J. (116)
Wednesday September 7, 2011, 1:38 am
Interesting, noted!
 

Natalie T. (110)
Wednesday September 7, 2011, 2:39 am
Noted, thanks.
 

Rebecca G. (7)
Wednesday September 7, 2011, 3:01 am
Thanks Suzane ;o)
 

Past Member (0)
Wednesday September 7, 2011, 3:07 am
Thank you. I have copied and intend to google those book titles and check if they're on the internet. I'd like to take a look see.

I'll bet the name Kal is in some of them just as Lord Ka'ls name is in about every religion I've checked.

Kal Ha Aretz is the Jewish name for the lord of this world. His name is even in Islam.

The Illuminati is on the internet, Did you know that? They have much to say about LORD KAL.

I'll bet his name is mentioned in the most ancient books.

Ever wonder why the Christian God is so often called Lord and his true name Yahweh (or appriximations) is translated LORD since church authorities think we're not worthy to pronounce it. Now, Lord, really isn't that high a title is it?

Just me, thinking out loud.

Did you know that the word God - going to origin etc. simply means "Mighty One". Could even be a governor. But I don't think OBummer qualifies.
 

. (0)
Wednesday September 7, 2011, 3:19 am
I've visited Egypt and seen some of these texts, such a shame some have been vandalised over the years. They really are the most remarkable sight, particularly the Valley of the Kings.
 

Joy Wong (70)
Wednesday September 7, 2011, 3:25 am
Noted, thanks.
 

Bob P. (417)
Wednesday September 7, 2011, 4:49 am
interesting thanks for the post Suzane
 

Past Member (0)
Wednesday September 7, 2011, 9:01 am
Awesome, thanks!
 

Jennifer Jimenez (18)
Wednesday September 7, 2011, 10:49 am
Wow thanks and noted
 

Rita B. (2)
Thursday September 8, 2011, 3:53 am
interesting! thanks for sharing!
 

Rita White (21)
Friday September 9, 2011, 1:45 am
very interesting, I had no idea, thanks
 
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