Assyria, Babylonia & Sumer
azw |eng | 2015-06-02 | Author:Marc Van De Mieroop [Van De Mieroop, Marc]

Debate 8.1 Who were the habiru? When in the 1880s the Amarna letters first became known, scholars soon noticed the many references to a people in the Syro-Palestinian area called ...
( Category: Assyria, Babylonia & Sumer July 25,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Laura M. Zucconi;

Trauma No one type of injury stands out from the others in ancient Greece. Both On Joints and Fractures attest to a variety of trauma that can occur in both ...
( Category: Assyria, Babylonia & Sumer July 21,2020 )
epub |eng | 2012-10-01 | Author:Robert William Rogers

He inherited a kingdom full of great problems and difficulties. Samaria was not yet taken, and if it should succeed in effectual resistance, all Syria would take new heart, and ...
( Category: Assyria, Babylonia & Sumer June 30,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-01-10 | Author:Schäfer, Peter; Brown, Allison;

d Haggadah refers to the non-law-related ethically and theologically relevant interpretations, in contrast to the Halakhah, which are interpretations based on biblical law. e One of the seven heavens. f ...
( Category: Talmud June 29,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-04-04 | Author:Michael Hudson [Hudson, Michael]

Expropriation of cultivators from the land Once debtor-cultivators or captured and enslaved populations faced the prospect of losing their land irreversibly, they were liable to flee. Some banded together to ...
( Category: Credit Ratings & Repair March 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2015-08-11 | Author:Bill T. Arnold [Arnold, Bill T. and Bryan E. Beyer]

Painting from the tomb of Nebamun, fourteenth century BC, showing a beautiful garden where date palms, sycamore figs, and mandrake plants ring a pool that provided a constant water supply. ...
( Category: Old Testament March 1,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-01-02 | Author:Burns, Ross;

‘The last victory’ The story of Saladin’s burial in 1193 is indicative of the leader’s lack of a monument complex. He had prepared no tomb to mark his demise, no ...
( Category: Assyria, Babylonia & Sumer February 17,2020 )
azw3 |eng | 2004-12-12 | Author:Lesley Adkins [Adkins, Lesley]

Thirteen: An Irish Intruder A whole month of digging at Nineveh produced only a few fragments of sculpture and cuneiform inscriptions, and so Layard decided to return to Nimrud, employing ...
( Category: Assyria, Babylonia & Sumer February 13,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-01-15 | Author:James C. Scott [Scott, James C.]

Figure 12. Prisoners in neck fetters. Photo courtesy of the Iraq Museum, Baghdad, Dr. Ahmed Kamel A curious confirmation of the conditions of slave and enslaved debtors in Ur III ...
( Category: Assyria, Babylonia & Sumer January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2016-04-28 | Author:Imhausen, Annette

NEW KINGDOM Many of today’s most famous kings and queens of Egypt ruled during the New Kingdom (1550–1069 BCE), rendering it one of the best-known periods of ancient Egypt in ...
( Category: History April 29,2016 )
mobi |eng | 2009-03-26 | Author:Sitchin, Zecharia [Sitchin, Zecharia]

Ish.kur (= ‘He of the Mountains’): See Adad. Ishmael (= ‘El will hear’): Abraham’s son by Hagar, the handmaiden of his wife Sarah, conceived at Sarah’s own suggestion so that ...
( Category: Assyria, Babylonia & Sumer March 4,2016 )
mobi |eng | 2002-02-28 | Author:Sitchin, Zecharia [Sitchin, Zecharia]

Figure 52 Little noticed in the biblical tales of Exodus is the fact that Moses was instructed by Yahweh to write things down even before the ascent upon Mount Sinai ...
( Category: Ancient & Controversial Knowledge March 4,2016 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2016-01-17 | Author:Michael Baigent [Baigent, Michael]

Ishtar was the third deity in the astral triad. She was considered, by Ashurbanipal’s reign, to be the daughter (and firstborn) of Sin, the moon; twin sister to Shamash, the ...
( Category: Astrology January 19,2016 )
epub |eng | 1974-04-14 | Author:Immanuel Velikovsky [Velikovsky, Immanuel]

God's Land and Rezenu 1 The present chapter shows the conquest of Palestine by Thutmose III to have taken place, not in the Canaanite period, but in the days of ...
( Category: Egypt July 21,2015 )
epub |eng | 2003-09-30 | Author:Dick Teresi [Teresi, Dick]

8 Technology: Machines as a Measure of Man Mesopotamia Mesoamerica Africa India China Notes 1 A History of Science: Rediscovered 2 Mathematics: The Language of Science 3 Astronomy: Sky Watchers ...
( Category: Mayan June 12,2015 )