Download E-books If a Man Builds a Joyful House: Assyriological Studies in Honor of Erie Verdun Leichty (Cuneiform Monographs) PDF

This quantity honors Erle Verdun Leichty's immense and wide-ranging contributions to the research of historic Mesopotamia. The articles signify the most recent taking into consideration prime students within the box of Assyriology/Sumerology.

Thirty-eight contributions conceal the subsequent matters: historical past, divination, magic, faith, ritual, drugs, literature, prosopography, lexicography, paintings and archaeology, and the historical past of the sector. a few fifty texts are released and mentioned for the 1st time. the amount is a precious source for Assyriologists and Sumerologists.

The editors are either scholars of the honoree and associates from the Babylonian component of the college Museum.

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