Re: Pre-1923 characters?

From: Peter Kirk (
Date: Fri Jan 02 2004 - 17:54:37 EST

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    On 02/01/2004 12:19, D. Starner wrote:

    >I'm working with Distributed Proofreaders to produce some minimal
    >Unicode character selectors. Right now I'm working on the Latin
    >character selectors. Since we soley provide material for Project
    >Gutenberg, we usually only deal with characters pre-1923. After
    >stripping composable accents, which characters in the Latin blocks
    >only appeared after that date? Can I assume that both the Pan-Turkic
    >Latin orthography and the Pan-Nigerian alphabet postdate that?
    You are probably safe with the Pan-Turkic Latin alphabet. It seems that
    this was adopted followng the First Turkology Congress, held in Baku in
    1926, see

    Peter Kirk (personal) (work)

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