Assyrian Rulers of the Early First Millennium BC II (858-745 by A. Kirk Grayson
By A. Kirk Grayson
During this, the 7th quantity to be released by way of the Royal Inscriptions of Mesopotamia undertaking, A. Kirk Grayson offers the texts of the royal inscriptions from the sooner section of the Neo-Assyrian interval, a time during which the Assyrian kings campaigned so far as the Mediterranean and got here into direct touch with biblical lands. during this interval the Assyrian empire embraced lots of the civilized components of western Asia together with western Iran, Mesopotamia, southern Turkey, and the seashores of the Levant. It was once an exhilarating and tumultous interval related to palace revolutions and harem intrigues, and it used to be a time within which the mythical Semiramis performed a renowned role.The inscriptions converse of the kings' construction of palaces and temples in quite a few elements of Assyria, of the gods who have been invoked to bless their companies, of revolutions and a mess of army conquests. every one textual content is observed via a short advent, a list of exemplars, observation, bibliography, transliteration, translation, and notes. The ebook includes an creation to the amount as an entire and indexes. 'Scores,' released on microfiche, can be found in a pocket behind the publication.
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