An Anthology of Ancient Mesopotamian Texts: When the Gods by Sabine Franke

By Sabine Franke

Sabina Franke has accrued the easiest tales of old close to jap literature surrounding the Mesopotamian gods, males and kings. This ebook takes the reader on a trip again to the beginning of literature in Mesopotamia, which turns out to us to date and but so near.

Fairy stories, myths and epics of historical close to jap literature are nonetheless in a position to attraction readers this day and make allowance us to delve into the attention-grabbing lifetime of the traditional close to East. This ebook contains fables similar to the enamel bug which factors enamel ache in addition to the good fantasy of Innanas which describes the transition of the goddess Ishtar into the underworld. There also are way of life tales equivalent to that of a scholar and the Sumerian incantations opposed to a crying baby.

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