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The following books, articles, and websites have been used as research material for Ancient Scripts.

Antonsen, Elmer H.
1989 "The Runes: the Earliest Germanic Writing System", Origins of Writing, 1st ed, University of Nebraska
Ascher, Marcia, and Ascher, Robert
1997 Mathematics of the Incas: Code of the Quipu, Dover Publications
Bellamy, William G
1989 "The Arabic Alphabet", Origins of Writing, 1st ed, University of Nebraska
Boltz, James A
1986 "Early Chinese Writing", World Archaeology, vol 7, no 3, Feb 1986, 420-435
1996 "Early Chinese Writing", The World's Writing Systems, 1st ed, Oxford University Press
Buck, Carl D
1949 A Dictionary of Selected Synonyms in the Principal Indo-European Languages, paperback ed, The University of Chicago Press
Byrne, Roger, et al
1999 Nombres Geográficos de México, http://geography.berkeley.edu/ProjectsResources/Glyphs/Homepage/Project.html
Cabrera Castro, Rubén
1996 "Caracteres glíficos Teotihuacanos en un piso de la Ventilla", La Pintura Mural Prehispánica en México, Teotihuacán, vol 1, tomo 2, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México
Campbell, Lyle
1998 Historical Linguistics: An Introduction, 1st ed, The MIT Press
Chadwick, John
1990 "Linear B and Related Scripts", Reading the Past: Ancient Writing from Cuneiform to the Alphabet, 1st ed, University of California Press
Chelliah, Shobhana L
1997 A Grammar of Meithei, 1st ed, Mouton de Gruyter
Coe, Michael D.
1992 Breaking the Maya Code, 1st ed, Thames and Hudson Inc
1993 The Maya, 5th ed, Thames and Hudson Inc
1994 Mexico: From the Olmecs to the Aztecs, 4th ed, Thames and Hudson Inc
Cook, B. F.
1990 "Greek Inscriptions", Reading the Past: Ancient Writing from Cuneiform to the Alphabet, 1st ed, University of California Press
Cooper, Jerrold
1996 "Sumerian and Akkadian", The World's Writing Systems, 1st ed, Oxford University Press
Coulmas, Florian
1989 The Writing Systems of the World, 1st ed, Blackwell Publisher
1996 The Blackwell Encyclopedia of Writing Systems, 1st ed, Blackwell Publisher
Cross, Frank Moore
1989 "The Invention and Development of the Alphabet", Origins of Writing, 1st ed, University of Nebraska
Davies, W. V.
1990 "Egyptian Hieroglyphs", Reading the Past: Ancient Writing from Cuneiform to the Alphabet, 1st ed, University of California Press
Davis, S.
1964 "Cretan Hieroglyphs: The End of a Quest?", Greece & Rome, vol 11 no 2, October 1964, Cambridge University Press
Domenici, Davide, and Domenici, Viviano
1996 "Talking Knots of the Inka ", Archaeology, vol 49 no 6, November/December 1996
Fairservis, Walter A., Jr.
1983 "The Script of the Indus Valley Civilization", Scientific American, March 1983, 41-49
Fischer, Henry George
1989 "The Origin of Egyptian Hieroglyphs", Origins of Writing, 1st ed, University of Nebraska
Fox, Anthony
1995 Linguistic Reconstruction, Oxford University Press
Gavalas, Markos
2000 Mycenean Linear B Dictionary, http://www.explorecrete.com/archaeology/linearB.pdf
Green, M. W.
1989 "Early Cuneiform", Origins of Writing, 1st ed, University of Nebraska
Healey, John F.
1990 "Early Alphabet", Reading the Past: Ancient Writing from Cuneiform to the Alphabet, 1st ed, University of California Press
Hock, Hans H., and Joseph, Brian D.
1996 Language History, Language Change, and Language Relationship: An Introduction to Historical and Comparative Linguistics, Mouton de Gruyter
Holisky, Dee Ann
1996 "The Georgian Alphabet", The World's Writing Systems, 1st ed, Oxford University Press
Justeson, John S.
1986 "The Origin of Writing Systems: Preclassic Mesoamerica", World Archaeology, vol 17, no 13, Feb 1986, 439-456
Justeson, John S., and Kaufman, Terence
1993 "A Decipherment of Epi-Olmec Hieroglyphic Writing", Science, vol 259, 19 March 1993, 1703-1711
1993 "A Newly Discovered Column in the Hieroglyphic Text on La Mojarra Stela 1: A Test of the Epi-Olmec Decipherment", Science, vol 277, 11 July 1997, http://www.sciencemag.org/feature/data/justeson.shl
Kara, György
1996a "Kitan and Jurchin", The World's Writing Systems, 1st ed, Oxford University Press
1996b "Aramaic Scripts for Iranian Languages", The World's Writing Systems, 1st ed, Oxford University Press
Kane, Daniel
2009 The Kitan Language and Script, 1st ed, Koninklijke Brill NV, Leiden, The Netherlands
Kaufman, Terence, and Justeson, John S.
1986 "Epi-Olmec Texts", Workbook from the Maya Meetings at Texas, 2001, http://www.albany.edu/anthro/maldp/EOTEXTS.pdf
Keightley, David N.
1989 "The Origins of Writing in China: Scripts and Cultural Contexts", Origins of Writing, 1st ed, University of Nebraska
Keightley, David N.
1989 "The Origins of Writing in China: Scripts and Cultural Contexts", Origins of Writing, 1st ed, University of Nebraska
Kuipers, Joel C., and McDermott, Ray
1996 "Insular Southeast Asian Scripts", The World's Writing Systems, 1st ed, Oxford University Press
Kober, Alice E.
2003 "The Minoan Scripts: Fact and Theory". American Journal of Archaeology, vol 52 no 1, Jan-Mar 1948, Archaeological Institute of America
Laurencich Minelli, Laura
2000 "The Inca 'Quipu'", The Inca World: the Development of Pre-Columbian Peru, AD 1000-1534, 1st ed, University of Oklahoma Press
Lehman, Ruth P.M.
1989 "Ogham: The Ancient Script of the Celts", Origins of Writing, 1st ed, University of Nebraska
Lounsbury, Floyd G.
1989 "The Ancient Writing of Middle America", Origins of Writing, 1st ed, University of Nebraska
Mallory, J. P.
1989 In Search of Indo-Europeans, 1st ed, Thames and Hudson
Marcus, Joyce
1980 "Zapotec Writing", Scientific American, February 1980
1992 Mesoamerican Writing Systems: Propaganda, Myth, and History in Four Ancient Civilizations, 1st ed, Princeton University Press
O'Connor, M.
1996 "The Berber Scripts", The World's Writing Systems, 1st ed, Oxford University Press
Parpola, Asko
1986 "The Indus Script: a Challenging Puzzle", World Archaeology, vol 17, no 3, Feb 1986, pg 399-419
Pohl, Mary E. D., Pope, Kevin O., and von Nagy, Christopher
2002 "Olmec Origins of Mesoamerican Writing", Science, vol 298, 6 Feb 2002, pg 1984-1986
Ramsey, S. Robert
1987 The Languages of China, Princeton University Press
Rónas-Tas, Andrá
1999 Hungarians and Europe in the early Middle Ages: an introduction to early Hungarian history, translated by Nicholas Bodoczky, English edition, Central European University Press.
Schmandt-Besserat, Denise
1989 "Two Precursors of Writing: Plain and Complex Tokens", Origins of Writing, 1st ed, University of Nebraska
Shi, Dingxu
1996 "The Yi Scripts", The World's Writing Systems, 1st ed, Oxford University Press
Sharer, Robert J.
1994 The Ancient Maya, 5th ed, Stanford University Press
Smith, Mary Elizabeth
1973 Picture Writing from Ancient Southern Mexico: Mixtec Place Signs and Maps, 1st ed, University of Oklahoma Press
Stroud, Ronald S.
1989 "The Arabic Alphabet", Origins of Writing, 1st ed, University of Nebraska
Swiggers, Pierre
1996 "The Iberian Scripts", The World's Writing Systems, 1st ed, Oxford University Press
Swiggers, Pierre, and Jenniges, Wolfgang
1996 "The Anatolian alphabets", The World's Writing Systems, 1st ed, Oxford University Press/td>
Taube, Karl
2000 "The Writing System of Ancient Teotihuacan", Ancient America, vol 1, Center for Maya Research
Urton, Gary, et al
2005 "Khipu Accounting in Ancient Peru", Science, vol 309, 12 August 2005, 1065-1067
Urcid Serrano, Javier
2001 Zapotec Hieroglyphic Writing, 1st ed, Dumbarton Oaks Research Library & Collection
2004 "Sacred Landscapes and Social Memory: The Ñuiñe Inscriptions in the Ndaxagua Natural Tunnel, Tepelmeme, Oaxaca", Report submitted to Foundation for the Advancement of Mesoamerican Studies, Inc., http://www.famsi.org/reports/03068/.
Walker, C. B. F.
1990 "Cuneiform", Reading the Past: Ancient Writing from Cuneiform to the Alphabet, 1st ed, University of California Press
Wallace, Rex
1989 "The Origins and Development of the Latin Alphabet", Origins of Writing, 1st ed, University of Nebraska