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Business Correspondence from the Bronze Age


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A couple of oddly familiar business letters preserved in cuneiform.


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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Telling how it is excessive verbis


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