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Re: New Epigraphic Script

From:Trebor Jung <treborjung@...>
Date:Sunday, July 18, 2004, 16:03
Benct wrote: "IMO the decipherment of Mayan is the most important since
Egyptian, if not the most important ever, since it was the first in the New
World, and done essentially without the help of any bilinguals.  With
Hittite they at least had the Sumerograms to go by."

Hmm... How the hell did they decipher the Mayan, then? And Sumerian?