© Centre Audiovisuel de l'Université de Bourgogne - 1994

Writings

Reference

56

Duration

00:16:00

Production year

1993

Versions

Original material

SD
4/3
Color
Sound

Summary

Invented more than 5 000 years ago, writing represents a real cultural revolution. This document, recounting its invention and its evolution, shows the varieties of their systems, the principles which underlie them and their place in the societies which created them.

Scientific topics

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