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The Ancient Near East, volume II

The Ancient Near East, volume II

a new anthology of texts and pictures

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bible. -- O.T. -- Antiquities.,
  • Bible. -- O.T. -- History of contemporary events.,
  • Oriental literature -- Translations into English.,
  • English literature -- Translations from Oriental literature.,
  • Middle East -- Antiquities.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by James B. Pritchard.
    ContributionsPritchard, James Bennett, 1909-
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 251 p. :
    Number of Pages251
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18329711M
    ISBN 100691002096

    Not since the Old Testament has a book about the second millenium B.C.E. generated as much controversy as Black Athena. The second volume of this projected four-volume work arouses equal degrees of awe and skepticism. In Black Athena, Martin Bernal attempts to derive Greek civilization and language from Egypt and the Semitic Near East. Volume 1.   Ancient Mesopotamia and Iran are usually treated separately or as part of a much broader ‘Ancient Near East’. However, the developments that lie at the root of our own world—farming, cities, writing, organized religion, warfare—were forged in the tensions and relations between the inhabitants of lowland Mesopotamia (ancient Iraq) and Author: Erika Harlitz-Kern.

    Download free ebooks about the Ancient Near East, available in PDF, epub, and Kindle ebook formats. Also available to read online. No registration required. Gorgias Press is an independent academic publisher specializing in the history and religion of the Middle East and the larger pre-modern world. We are run by scholars, for scholars, who believe strongly in "Publishing for the Sake of Knowledge.".

      Thesis and Scope. A central concern of exegetical pursuits is to discover the historical and cultural Sitz im Leben of the biblical text in order to properly interpret Scripture. The field of comparative studies of the cultures of the ancient Near East is critical to understanding the historical-cultural and socio-political context from which the Scriptures were produced.   Combined selections from, and condensation of, the editor's Ancient Near Eastern texts relating to the Old Testament, 2d ed., , and The ancient Near East in pictures relating to the Old Testament, [v. 1] An anthology of texts and picturesv. 2. A new anthology of texts and picturesPages:


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Volume I outlines the early and gradual evolution of Egyptian literary genres, including biographical and historical inscriptions carved. The Ancient Near East embraces a vast geographical area, from the borders of Iran and Afghanistan in the east to the Levant and Anatolia, and from the Black Sea in the north to Egypt in the south.

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[James B Pritchard;] -- This volume makes available some of the most important discovered source material for the historian of the ancient Near East.

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A Companion to the Ancient Near East, Blackwell’s third addition to its Companions to the Ancient World series, has the peculiarity of not being, in actuality, a companion to another book. This volume is meant to stand on its own as a comprehensive overview of Near Eastern civilization, providing aFile Size: 1MB.

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This magnificent volume is a compilation of the writings of friends, colleagues, and former students in tribute to Shalom Paul, Professor Emeritus and former Chair of the Bible Department at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem. More than 60 essayists contribute new ideas in the areas of research most loved by Prof.

Paul, such as biblical literature and criticism, prophecy, comparative exegesis. This volume, spanning three millennia BCE, concentrates on the major ancient civilizations that left information about women and crime in Mesopotamia and Asia Minor, namely, Sumer (Pt I), Babylonia (Pt II), Assyria (Pt III), and Khatti (Pt IV).

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The rest of the book is devoted to the tenth to the eighth centuries B. C. Volumes I and II of The Cambridge Ancient History have had to be entirely rewritten as a result.