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Our dear "Robert" and Sumerian numbers/numerals! More than 3000 years before the arrival of the Arab invaders of Mesopotamia!

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Submitted by dhimmi no more (United States), Nov 23, 2018 at 13:19

Dear Readers: This is beyond our dear "Robert"'s madrassa education. Here is the problem with our dear "Robert": He has no clue that history is about continuity and not discontinuity.

This time I'm providing him with a link that includes Sumerian numerals more than 3000 years before the Arab invasion of Mesopotamia

https://www.storyofmathematics.com/sumerian.html

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