Sabine Franke's An Anthology of Ancient Mesopotamian Texts: When the Gods PDF

By Sabine Franke

ISBN-10: 1473834341

ISBN-13: 9781473834347

Sabina Franke has amassed the simplest tales of historic close to japanese 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 up to now and but so near.

Fairy stories, myths and epics of old close to japanese literature are nonetheless in a position to attraction readers at the present time and make allowance us to delve into the attention-grabbing lifetime of the traditional close to East. This ebook comprises fables similar to the enamel bug which explanations the teeth ache in addition to the good delusion of Innanas which describes the transition of the goddess Ishtar into the underworld. There also are way of life tales reminiscent of that of a scholar and the Sumerian incantations opposed to a crying baby.

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