Item description for Mesopotamian Chronicles (Writings from the Ancient World) (Writings from the Ancient World) by Jean-Jacques Glassner & Benjamin R. Foster...
All the chronicle literature of ancient Mesopotamia from the early second millennium to Seleucid times is collected in this English translation of Glassner's Chroniques Msopotamiennes (Paris: Les Belles Lettres, 1993). In addition to revising and supplementing the French edition, this volume provides transcriptions of the cuneiform and English translations of every example of Sumerian, Assyrian, and Babylonian chronographic literature as well as seminal essays on the genre and on Mesopotamian historiography in general.
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Studio: Society of Biblical Literature
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.97" Width: 6.33" Height: 0.94" Weight: 1.3 lbs.
Release Date Dec 31, 2004
Publisher Society of Biblical Literature
ISBN 1589830903 ISBN13 9781589830905
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More About Jean-Jacques Glassner & Benjamin R. Foster
Jean-Jacques Glassner is a research director at the French National Center for Scientific Research.
Zainab Bahrani is an associate professor of art history and archaeology at Columbia University.
Marc Van De Mieroop is a professor of history and Middle East and Asian languages and cultures at Columbia University.