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Business Correspondence from the Bronze Age

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A couple of oddly familiar business letters preserved in cuneiform.

https://www.forbes.com/sites/kristinakillgrove/2018/05/11/meet-the-worst-businessman-of-the-18th-century/#63a053b32d5d

I have seen similar extracts from one a little too enterprising Hanseatic merchant from Luebeck, too. Trade context may have changed a bit, but certain problems are older than money.

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