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Interaktion und Textgestaltung in atlbabylonischen Alltagsbriefen

W. Sallaberger

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€133,00
$177.00
ISBN13: 
9789056930295
Publication Year: 
1999
Format: 
Hardback
Publication Type: 
Pages, Illustr.: 
302 pp.
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ISSN: 
0929-0052
Volume: 
16

Edited by Leonhard Sassmannshausen in collaboration with Georg Neumann

In He has Opened Nisaba’s House of Learning twenty-six scholars honor Åke Sjöberg, former editor of the Pennsylvania Sumerian Dictionary, with studies on Mesopotamian literature, religion, and social, cultural and legal history, including previously unpublished texts.
Series: 
Volume: 
46
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004260740
Publication date: 
November 2013

Luis Robert Siddall, Shore School

In The Reign of Adad-nīrārī III, Luis Siddall examines and re-evaluates the records, events and representations of the Assyrian king who ruled from 810-783 BCE.
Series: 
Volume: 
45
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004256132
Publication date: 
July 2013

Ulrike Steinert, University College London

Rooted in Assyriology with a strong interdisciplinary outlook, this book offers the first comprehensive study of ancient Mesopotamian notions of the human person, including semantic analyses of Akkadian terms for body parts and multiple aspects of the self.
Series: 
Volume: 
44
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004226135
Publication date: 
February 2012

Erlend Gehlken, University of Frankfurt/Main

This book presents the second half of the weather section of Enūma Anu Enlil, a Mesopotamian omen series dealing with the stars, sun, moon, and weather. It attained particular importance when scholars used it to explain phenomena to Assyrian kings.
Series: 
Volume: 
43
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004225886
Publication date: 
August 2012

Alexandra Kleinerman

This book examines a collection of twenty-two literary letters and related compositions, the Sumerian Epistolary Miscellany, studied as part of the Old Babylonian Sumerian scribal curriculum, in an attempt to better understand the nature of the curriculum as a whole.
Series: 
Volume: 
42
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004212428
Publication date: 
August 2011

Edited by Dahlia Shehata, Frauke Weiershäuser, and Kamran Vincent Zand

This volume in honor of Brigitte Groneberg presents twenty four contributions by leading scholars in the fields of Assyriology and Sumerology dealing with actual topics in Language, Literature and Religions of the Ancient Near East.
Series: 
Volume: 
41
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004187481
Publication date: 
June 2010

Michel Tanret

The study of these seals complements our meagre textual documentation. The first sangas in particular offer a unique opportunity to assemble a consistent corpus from a single family holding the same title throughout the Old Babylonian period.
Series: 
Volume: 
40
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004179585
Publication date: 
December 2009

Daniel E. Fleming and Sara J. Milstein

Based on contrasting characterization and narrative logic between the central Huwawa episode and the remaining material for the earliest Akkadian Gilgamesh, this book challenges the accepted notion that the famous epic was composed without recourse to a previous Akkadian narrative.
Series: 
Volume: 
39
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004178489
Publication date: 
February 2010

Shalom E. Holtz

This book presents a text-typology of Neo-Babylonian litigation records in order to describe the adjudicatory process.
Series: 
Volume: 
38
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004174962
Publication date: 
April 2009

edited by Annie Attia and Gilles Buisson, with the collaboration of Markham J. Geller

This volume, which originated with a conference at the Collège de France, comprises articles on Babylonian and Assyrian medicine.
Series: 
Volume: 
37
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004178762
Publication date: 
September 2009

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