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The history of tablet computers and the associated special operating software is an example of pen computing technology, and thus the development of tablets has deep historical roots. The first patent for a system that recognized handwritten characters by analyzing the handwriting motion was granted in The first publicly demonstrated system using a tablet and handwriting recognition instead of a . Jan 05, · The Emerald Tablets of Tehuti, (36, B.C.) The oldest known writing in human history, written by the ancient Egyptian philosopher and scribe, Tehuti, known today as Thoth or Hermes. This book is known by scholars and thought leaders as the foundation of ancient wisdom; and many biblical themes come from this text. The Pyramid Texts, ( B.C.). Nov 14, · The oldest documentable source of the Emerald Tablet’s text is the Kitab sirr al-haliqi (Book of the Secret of Creation and the Art of Nature), which was itself a composite of earlier works. This was an Arabic work written in the 8th century AD and attributed to Author: Dhwty. Discover the best Historical Fiction in Best Sellers. Find the top most popular items in Amazon Kindle Store Best Sellers.
The book covers a variety of important aspects of Sumerian life: historical development, political structure, religion, economics, daily life, cultural values, education and legacy. It does this succinctly, illustrated with well-chosen passages from this ancient society's imeldaclyde.com by: In the fourteen tablets of Enki (One of the Ancient Annunaki God’s) the history of the Anunnaki is explained in great detail. The tablets also offer insight into the origin of ‘life’ and how civilization came into existence on Earth. The book is made from 6 sheets of 24 carat gold, bound together with rings. The plates are written in Etruscan characters, and also depicted is a horse, horseman, a Siren, a lyre, and soldiers. The book was donated to Bulgaria’s National History Museum in Sofia, by an anonymous 87 year old donor. The Book of Mormon itself portrays the golden plates as a historical record, engraved by two pre-Columbian prophet-historians from around the year AD Mormon and his son Moroni. Mormon and Moroni, the book says, had abridged earlier historical records from other sets of metal plates.
The history of scrolls dates back to ancient Egypt. In most ancient literate cultures scrolls were the earliest format for longer documents written in ink or paint on a flexible background, preceding bound books ; rigid media such as clay tablets were also used but had many disadvantages in comparison. Oct 11, · The wooden tablet was dated using the C12 method to have been made in BC, making it significantly older than the writing system used by the Sumerians. The text on the tablet includes a type of engraved writing which probably consists of a form of writing that pre-existed Linear B writing used by the Mycenaean Greeks. As well as the tablet Author: Johnblack. The history of the book became an acknowledged academic discipline in the s, Contributors to the discipline include specialists from the fields of textual scholarship, codicology, bibliography, philology, palaeography, art history, social history and cultural history. Its key purpose is to demonstrate that the book as an object, not just the text contained within it, is a conduit of interaction between readers and . Textual history. The text of the Smaragdine Tablet gives its author as Hermes Trismegistus ("Hermes the Thrice-Greatest"), a legendary Hellenistic combination of the Greek god Hermes and the ancient Egyptian god Thoth. Despite the claims of antiquity, it's believed to be an Arabic work written between the sixth and eighth centuries.