Letters to the King of Mari

Letters to the King of Mari
Author : Wolfgang Heimpel
Publisher : Eisenbrauns
Total Pages : 657
Release : 2003
ISBN 10 : 9781575060804
ISBN 13 : 1575060809
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Letters to the King of Mari
Language: en
Pages: 657
Authors: Wolfgang Heimpel
Categories: Foreign Language Study
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Eisenbrauns

In this new Mesopotamian Civilizations volume, Professor Heimpel collects the corpus of the Mari correspondence and provides an introduction, a reconstruction o
Fighting for the King and the Gods
Language: en
Pages: 748
Authors: Charlie Trimm
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-10-30 - Publisher: SBL Press

The most up-to-date sourcebook on warfare in the ancient Near East Fighting for the King and the Gods provides an introduction to the topic of war and the varie
Women, Crime and Punishment in Ancient Law and Society
Language: en
Pages: 362
Authors: Elisabeth Meier Tetlow
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-12-28 - Publisher: A&C Black

Crime and punishment, criminal law and its administration, are areas of ancient history that have been explored less than many other aspects of ancient civiliza
God in Translation
Language: en
Pages: 409
Authors: Mark S. Smith
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-06-28 - Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing

God in Translation offers a substantial, extraordinarily broad survey of ancient attitudes toward deities, from the Late Bronze Age through ancient Israel and i
Letters from the Hittite Kingdom
Language: en
Pages: 450
Authors: Harry A. Hoffner
Categories: Foreign Language Study
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Society of Biblical Lit

This is the first book-length collection in English of letters from the ancient kingdom of the Hittites. All known well-preserved examples, including the import
Women's Writing of Ancient Mesopotamia
Language: en
Pages: 259
Authors: Charles Halton
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This anthology translates and discusses texts authored by women of ancient Mesopotamia.
Some Wine and Honey for Simon
Language: en
Pages: 278
Authors: A. Joseph Ferrara
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-04-24 - Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

This volume celebrates the life and work of the late Simon B. Parker (1940-2006), the Harrell F. Beck Scholar of Hebrew Scripture at the School of Theology and
Text, Theology, and Trowel
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: Lidia D. Matassa
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-07-01 - Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

Text, Theology, and Trowel consists of ten essays on the understanding and reception of the Hebrew Bible in Judaism and Christianity. Textual exegesis, historic
The Trojan War
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Barry Strauss
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-08-21 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Drawing on archaeological research, an expert account of the famous historical battle confirms many details recounted in Homer's epic account, from Troy's allia
The Ceremonial of Audience
Language: en
Pages: 211
Authors: Eva Orthmann
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-11-11 - Publisher: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht

Audiences are among the dominant elements of courtly life and may be referred to as a central aspect of representation of power in many societies. Audiences als