From: Asmus Freytag (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Sun Jul 13 2008 - 10:17:30 CDT
On 7/13/2008 12:24 AM, Michael Everson wrote:
> At 17:38 +0100 2008-07-12, Andrew West wrote:
>> Today's Times has a full-page article on Eisenberg's Phaistos Disc
>> forgery theory, which you can also read online:
> Arts and entertainment, indeed. The bit about firing is absurd though.
> So what if Minoans fired differently? Who says it was made in Crete
> just because it was found there? It could have been imported from
Wasn't the point here that the firing of these artifacts was due to
burning the libraries, rather than as part of their production process?
If so, you might expect less-than-perfect results from a fire.
Absent a knock-out proof such as thermoluminescence data, all such
different characteristics will continue to be cited and excite...
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