What’s Jean-Francois Champollion Doing Here?

Dear Readers and future Egyptologists, Recently, I was looking for appropriate images for my book cover for┬áNutmeg Street: Egyptian Secrets. Hieroglyphics came to mind, the picture script of the ancient Egyptians that decorated the temples, tombs, and sarcophagi of their kings and queens. That’s when I discovered Jean-Francois Champollion! Champollion was born in France and…