Item description for Mari and Karana: Two Old Babylonian Cities by Stephanie Dalley...
This book presents life in 19th century BC Mari and Karana, based on Babylonian records from Syria and Iraq. The private lives and all the social and religious aspects of the society are considered.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.75" Width: 6" Height: 9.25" Weight: 0.8 lbs.
Release Date May 1, 2002
Publisher Gorgias Press LLC
ISBN 1931956022 ISBN13 9781931956024
Availability 0 units.
More About Stephanie Dalley
Stephanie Dalley is an Honorary Research Fellow at Somerville College, Oxford, a Member of Wolfson College, Oxford, and a Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries of London. With degrees in Assyriology from the Universities of Cambridge and London, her academic career has specialized in the study of ancient cuneiform texts and she has worked on archaeological excavations in Iraq, Turkey, Syria, and Jordan. She has written several books on the myths and culture of ancient Mesopotamia, with special reference to their impact on later civilizations, many of which have been translated into Arabic, Italian, and Japanese. She lives in Oxford with her husband and maintains a large garden.
Stephanie Dalley has an academic affiliation as follows - Somerville College, Oxford Oriental Institute and Somerville College,.