Download sargonic and gutian periods 2234 2113 bc rim the royal inscriptions of mesopotamia in pdf or read sargonic and gutian periods 2234 2113 bc rim the royal inscriptions of mesopotamia in pdf online books in PDF, EPUB and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to get sargonic and gutian periods 2234 2113 bc rim the royal inscriptions of mesopotamia in pdf book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want.



Sargonic And Gutian Periods 2234 2113 Bc

Author: Douglas Frayne
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781442623750
Size: 30.79 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
View: 1453
Download and Read
The time period covered by this volume extends from the accession of Sargon of Akkad to the end of the Gutian period (2334-2133 BC). In this corpus we find the first extensive use of the Akkadian language, in it oldest known dialect, for royal inscriptions. Nearly all the texts in this volume are recorded in that language; a few are in Sumerian, and four are bilingual. Invaluable for the reconstruction of the history of the period are a handful of large Old Babylonian tablets inscribed with collections of the Sargonic kings' triumphal inscriptions. Complete transliterations of the individual copies of these important documents appear for the first time in this volume. The introductions for the Sargonic kings include lists of all their known year names along with brief discussions of the major events of their reigns. A short introduction of each description gives its general contents and place of origin. There is a detailed catalogue of exemplars, along with a brief commentary, bibliography, and text in transliteration. In microfiche, 'scores' give transliterations of the individual exemplars of the inscriptions.

Ur Iii Period 2112 2004 B C

Author: Douglas Frayne
Publisher: Springer Science & Business
ISBN: 9780802041982
Size: 51.45 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
View: 1726
Download and Read
This volume of RIM focuses on the inscriptions of the Third Dynasty of Ur, a city made famous by archaeological excavations of its spectacular burial sites.

Old Babylonian Period 2003 1595 Bc

Author: Douglas Frayne
Publisher: University of Toronto Press
ISBN: 9780802058737
Size: 11.11 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
View: 4924
Download and Read
A short introduction for each inscription gives its general contents, place of origin, and relative dating. Also included are a detailed catalogue of exemplars, a brief commentary, bibliography, and text in transliteration facing an English translation.

Pre Sargonic Period

Author: Douglas Frayne
Publisher: University of Toronto Press
ISBN: 144269047X
Size: 36.97 MB
Format: PDF
View: 1097
Download and Read
The book Pre-Sargonic Period (2700-2350 BC) provides editions of all known royal inscriptions of kings who ruled in ancient Mesopotamia down to the advent of King Sargon of Akkad. Most of the inscriptions come from the city states of Lagsh and Umma; inscriptions from other sites are rather poorly attested. The volume includes a handful of new inscriptions recently uncovered in Iraq. Information on museum numbers, excavation numbers, provenances, dimensions, and lines preserved in the various exemplars are displayed for multi-exemplar texts in an easy-to-read tabular form. Also included in several commentary sections are notes on the find-spots of the inscriptions from Lagas and references about various toponymns to be discussed in a forthcoming study of the author on the geography of Lagas and Umma provinces. Indexes of museum numbers, excavation numbers, and concordances of selected publications complete the volume.

Gudea And His Dynasty

Author: Dietz Otto Edzard
Publisher: University of Toronto Press
ISBN: 9780802041876
Size: 44.97 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
View: 5684
Download and Read
This volume of RIM focuses on the Second Dynasty of Lagas, and concentrates mainly on the inscriptions of Cylinders A and B of the most important king of that dynasty, Gudea.

Presargonic Period

Author: Douglas Frayne
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780802035868
Size: 20.73 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
View: 7384
Download and Read
Provides editions of all known royal inscriptions of kings who ruled in ancient Mesopotamia down to the advent of King Sargon of Akkad. The volume includes a handful of new inscriptions recently uncovered in Iraq.

The Age Of Agade

Author: Benjamin R Foster
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317415515
Size: 60.40 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
View: 5379
Download and Read
The Age of Agade is the first book-length study of the Akkadian period of Mesopotamian history, which saw the rise and fall of the world’s first empire during more than a century of extraordinary political, social, and cultural innovation. It draws together more than 40 years of research by one of the world’s leading experts in Assyriology to offer an exhaustive survey of the Akkadian empire. Addressing all aspects of the empire, including its statecraft and military, territory and cities, arts, religion, economy, and production, The Age of Agade considers what can be said of Akkadian political and social history, material culture, and daily life. A final chapter also explores how the empire has been presented in modern historiography, from the decipherment of cuneiform to the present, including the extensive research of Soviet historians, summarized here in English for the first time. Drawing on contemporaneous written and artifactual sources, as well as relevant materials from succeeding generations, Foster introduces the reader to the wealth of evidence available. Accessibly written by a specialist in the field, this book is an engaging examination of a critical era in the history of early Mesopotamia.

Rulers Of Babylonia

Author: Grant Frame
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780802007247
Size: 47.43 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
View: 2325
Download and Read
This volume contains a short introduction for each ruler. Every inscription is accompanied by an introductory statement, a catalogue of exemplars, a brief commentary, a bibliography, a transliteration and translation, and notes.