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 collected the simplest tales of historic close to jap 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 to this point and but so near.

Fairy stories, myths and epics of historic close to japanese literature are nonetheless capable of attraction readers this present day and make allowance us to delve into the attention-grabbing lifetime of the traditional close to East. This ebook comprises fables corresponding to the teeth bug which reasons teeth ache in addition to the good fantasy of Innanas which describes the transition of the goddess Ishtar into the underworld. There also are lifestyle tales comparable to that of a scholar and the Sumerian incantations opposed to a crying baby.

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