How the Rosetta Stone Works

Prior to the modern discovery of the Rosetta stone, Ancient Egypt was an enigma. Even many pre-Napoleonic Egyptians had no concept of their forbearers' culture. Check out this HowStuffWorks podcast to learn more about the Rosetta Stone.

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Topics in this Podcast: African history, Ancient History, Middle Eastern history, Egypt, Egyptian history, Napoleon, French history, academia, archeology