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    The Writing Systems of the World Explained, from the Latin Alphabet to the Abugidas of India

    The Writing Systems of the World Explained, from the Latin Alphabet to the Abugidas of India

    The Korean alphabet, hangul, is “the most scientific writing system.” One often hears that in South Korea, a society that has taken to heart Asia …

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    What Was the Silk Road?
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    What Was the Silk Road?

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    The Silk Road between Asia and the Mediterranean was maintained for over 2,000 years, as the longest network of routes in the premodern world.

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