Writing, Law, and Kingship in Old Babylonian Mesopotamia poster


Ancient Mesopotamia, the fertile crescent between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers in what is now western Iraq and eastern Syria, is considered to be the cradle of civilization—home of the Babylonian and Assyrian empires, as well as the great Code of Hammurabi. The Code was only part of a rich juridi

Author Dominique Charpin

Pages 200

Publisher University of Chicago Press

Published Date 2010-11-15

ISBN 0226101592 9780226101590


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