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New PDF release: An Anthology of Ancient Mesopotamian Texts: When the Gods

By Sabine Franke

ISBN-10: 1473834341

ISBN-13: 9781473834347

Sabina Franke has amassed the simplest tales of historic close to jap literature surrounding the Mesopotamian gods, males and kings. This e-book takes the reader on a trip again to the delivery of literature in Mesopotamia, which turns out to us to date and but so near.

Fairy stories, myths and epics of historical close to japanese literature are nonetheless capable of allure readers this present day and make allowance us to delve into the attention-grabbing lifetime of the traditional close to East. This booklet comprises fables equivalent to the enamel bug which explanations teeth ache in addition to the good fantasy of Innanas which describes the transition of the goddess Ishtar into the underworld. There also are everyday life tales resembling that of a pupil and the Sumerian incantations opposed to a crying baby.

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