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People of ancient Assyria, their inscriptions and correspondence.

Jørgen Læssøe

People of ancient Assyria, their inscriptions and correspondence.

by Jørgen Læssøe

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Published by Routledge & K. Paul in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cuneiform inscriptions.,
  • Assyria -- History

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS73.2 L313
    The Physical Object
    Pagination169p.
    Number of Pages169
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14435227M

    The inscriptions upon which the kings handed down to posterity an account of their great deeds contain lists of gods whom they invoked, and these must be taken into consideration. The laws also have in large measure a religious basis, and the business inscriptions frequently invoke deities at the end. King Assurbanipal(BCE) was last great king of Assyria, one of the few kings of the ancient world tht could read/write, appreciation for learning Ashurbanipal Library~Library founded the 1st great library at Nineveh, collecting cuneiform tablets from all ovr mesopotamia, preserved large amount of history and preservation of literary.

      The confusion stems from misunderstanding Nahum’s purpose. The book is often read as “a violent, nationalistic book, one morally repugnant to modern persons” (O’Brien , ). Even those who defend the book believe that “God himself decreed the destruction of Assyria. He would make their : Gregory D. Cook. Prof. Jutta Jokiranta is Professor of Hebrew Bible and Cognate Studies at the University of Helsinki (9/‒). Her research interests include social changes in late Second Temple Judaism, ritual studies, cognitive science of religion, social identity construction in ancient religious movements, ethnicity, authority, transmission of traditions, and archaeology of Hellenistic and .

    We do not know whether these people were deportees or immigrants from Assyria; their families may have settled in Babylonia already under the Assyrian rule. In any case, they unequivocally prove the survival of many Assyrians after the empire and the continuity of Assyrian identity, religion and culture in post-empire times. Notes - The History of the Ancient World: From the Earliest Accounts to the Fall of Rome - Hardcover – Ma - by Susan Wise Bauer - This is the first volume in a bold new series that tells the stories of all peoples, connecting historical events from Europe to the Middle East to the far coast of China, while still giving weight to the characteristics of each country - Education.


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Assyria (/ ə ˈ s ɪər i ə /), also called the Assyrian Empire, was a Mesopotamian kingdom and empire of the ancient Near East and the Levant that existed as a state from perhaps as early as the 25th century BC (in the form of the Assur city-state) until its collapse between BC and BC – spanning the periods of the Early to Middle Bronze Age through to the late Iron l: Aššur, Nineveh.

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Chicago. People Of Ancient Assyria their official inscriptions are, with few exceptions, excluded from this book. The basis of presentation here consists of historical sources that must in every respect be regarded as primary, namely the correspondence discovered in excavating the archives of Assyrian kings and governors.

Therefore, in an attempt to rehabilitate the Assyrians and to provide a truer picture on which to base their reputation, their official inscriptions are, with few exceptions, excluded from this book.

The basis of presentation here consists of historical sources that must in every respect be regarded as primary, namely the correspondence. Inscriptions, Literature, and Rhetoric Ancient Non-Greek Rhetorics by edited by Carol S.

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