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People/Characters: Jean-François Champollion

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Champollion by Jean Lacouture
Champollion : Un scribe pour l'Egypte by Michel Dewachter
Champollion l'Egyptien by Christian Jacq
Champollion: le savant déchiffré by Alain Faure
The Code Book: The Science of Secrecy from Ancient Egypt to Quantum Cryptography by Simon Singh
The Code Breakers Secret Diaries by Jean-François Champollion
Cosmos by Carl Sagan
Cracking Codes: The Rosetta Stone and Decipherment by Richard Parkinson
Cracking the Egyptian Code: The Revolutionary Life of Jean-Francois Champollion by Andrew Robinson
Dictionnaire égyptien by Jean-François Champollion
Discovery at Rosetta: The Stone that Unlocked the Mysteries of Ancient Egypt by Jonathan Downs
The Discovery of Ancient Egypt by Alberto Siliotti
Egito: um Olhar Amoroso by Robert Sol
Egypt: How a Lost Civilisation Was Rediscovered by Joyce Tyldesley
Empires of the Plain: Henry Rawlinson and the Lost Languages of Babylon by Lesley Adkins
La Expedicion Bonaparte (Spanish Edition) by Robert Solé
Fascinating Hieroglyphics: Discovering, Decoding & Understanding the Ancient Art by Christian Jacq
The Forgotten Pharaoh: The Discovery of Tutankhamun by Philipp Vandenberg
Gods, Graves & Scholars: The Story of Archaeology by C. W. Ceram
Grammaire égyptienne by Jean-François Champollion
The Keys of Egypt: The Race to Read the Hieroglyphs by Lesley Adkins
L'égyptologie avant Champollion by Florimond Lamy
The Linguist and the Emperor: Napoleon and Champollion's Quest to Decipher the Rosetta Stone by Daniel Meyerson
Loot: The Battle over the Stolen Treasures of the Ancient World by Sharon Waxman
Napoleon in Egypt by Paul Strathernnot in English Common Knowledge
The Rape of the Nile: Tomb Robbers, Tourists, and Archaeologists in Egypt, Revised and Updated by Brian M. Fagan
Reading the Past: Ancient Writing from Cuneiform to the Alphabet by J. T. Hooker
The Rosetta Stone by Robert Solé
The Rosetta Stone by E. A. Wallis Budge
The Rosetta Stone and the Rebirth of Ancient Egypt (Wonders of the World) by John Ray
Le secret de Champollion by Jean-Michel Riou
The Story of Decipherment: From Egyptian Hieroglyphs to Maya Script by Maurice Pope
The Story of Writing by Andrew Robinson
Voices in Stone by Ernst Doblhofer
World of the Egyptians by Jacques Champollion
Writing: the story of alphabets and scripts by Georges Jean

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Jean-François Champollion (1790–1832) was a French classical scholar known today as the founding father of Egyptology for his work deciphering the ancient Egyptian hieroglyphs on the Rosetta Stone.

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