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The Sumerians

Their History, Culture, and Character (Phoenix Books)

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An edition of The Sumerians (1963)

The Sumerians

Their History, Culture, and Character (Phoenix Books)

New Ed edition
  • 5.00 ·
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  • 1 Have read
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Pages
372

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A depiction of the Sumerian civilization in ancient Mesopotamia based on excavated literary tablets. Describes all that was understood about the civilization at the time of its writing. Tells of how the Sumerians were found from archaeological studies and then goes into interpretation of their history, society, religion, literature, education, character, and legacy among later cultures.

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Cover of: The Sumerians
The Sumerians: Their History, Culture, and Character (Phoenix Books)
February 15, 1971, University Of Chicago Press
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First Sentence

"Sumer, the land which came to be known in classical times as Babylonia, consists of the lower half of Mesopotamia, roughly identical with modern Iraq from north of Baghdad to the Persian Gulf."

Classifications

Library of Congress
DS72 .K73, DS72

The Physical Object

Format
Paperback
Number of pages
372
Dimensions
8.9 x 5.8 x 0.9 inches
Weight
1.2 pounds

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL9475872M
Internet Archive
sumerianstheirhi00samu
ISBN 10
0226452387
ISBN 13
9780226452388
LCCN
63011398
Library Thing
86530
Goodreads
398062

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