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Ebla and Its Archives : Texts, History, and Society (Bilingual) (Hardcover) (Alfonso Archi)

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Archi collects 50 of his essays on the city of Ebla in northern Syria and its society and people during the third millennium BC as attested in roughly 5.000 cuneiform tablets found there written in the earliest known Semitic language. His topics include Eblaite in its geographic and historical context, the role of women in the society of Ebla, considerations of a delivery of spearheads from Ebla, Ursa'um from the point of view of Ebla, the cultic journey of the god Hadabal, and jewels for the ladies of Ebla. Annotation ©2016 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
Edition: Bilingual
Number of Pages: 854.0
Genre: History
Sub-Genre: Ancient / General
Series Title: Studies in Ancient Near Eastern Records
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: De Gruyter
Author: Alfonso Archi
Language: English
Street Date: October 29, 2015
TCIN: 23948219
UPC: 9781614517160
Item Number (DPCI): 247-49-9829

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