Since then many other scholars have used the term as being synonymous with Sanskrit literature, at the most extended to include Prakrit, Apabhramasa and Pali literatures. This form of writing survived more than two millennia.
Aijaz Ahmad, in his essay on Indian literature In Theory, has acknowledged the difficulties of positing such a unitary category.
These common features must have inspired the famous statement by S. The Phoenician alphabet is simply the Proto-Canaanite alphabet as it was continued into the Iron Age conventionally taken from a cut-off date of BC.
Phoenicians, the Semitic peoples of the Palestine coast The Phoenicians have left us no literary texts, but the Hebrews, another Semitic people, used the system to record their history in what Christians call the Old Testament What is the Old Testament?
In Egypt, scribes developed a different form of writing.
Internal and external struggle resulted in the destruction of the cities and the deportation of the population to Babylon B. Tamil, for example, had its own concepts like that of the tinai or terrains with their peculiar moods and contexts. Sorrows and triumphs of the Hebrews Concept of a single God, unique in the polytheistic ancient world 16 What is the legacy of the Hebrews?
The revival of literary development in Western Europe led to many innovations in the Latin alphabet and the diversification of the alphabet to codify the phonologies of the various languages.