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The Resource A reader of ancient Near Eastern texts : sources for the study of the Old Testament, [compiled and edited by] Michael D. Coogan

A reader of ancient Near Eastern texts : sources for the study of the Old Testament, [compiled and edited by] Michael D. Coogan

Label
A reader of ancient Near Eastern texts : sources for the study of the Old Testament
Title
A reader of ancient Near Eastern texts
Title remainder
sources for the study of the Old Testament
Statement of responsibility
[compiled and edited by] Michael D. Coogan
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
221.9/5
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
BS1184
LC item number
.C66 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Coogan, Michael David
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  • Middle Eastern literature
  • Middle East
  • Middle East
Label
A reader of ancient Near Eastern texts : sources for the study of the Old Testament, [compiled and edited by] Michael D. Coogan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 6-7) and index
Contents
1. Enuma elish -- 2. A creation myth from Sippar -- 3. A creation myth from Ashur -- 4. Dumuzi and Inanna -- 5. Baal -- 6. El-kunirsha and Ashertu -- 7. The disappearance of the Storm God -- 8. The song of Kumarbi -- 9. From the pyramid of Pepi I -- 10. From the pyramid of Pepi II -- 11. The Memphite theology -- 12. The contendings of Horus and Seth --13. Gilgamesh -- 14. Atrahasis -- 15. Kirta -- 16. Aqhat -- 17. Kanesh and Zalpa -- 18. Appu and his two sons -- 19. The tale of the two brothers -- 20. The Sumerian king list -- 21. The Birth Legend of Sargon -- 22. The Curse of Akkad -- 23. The Apology of Hattusili III -- 24. The Merneptah Stela -- 25. The Battle of Qarqar -- 26. Kilamuwa -- 27. The Mesha Stela -- 28. The Tel Dan Stela -- 29. Obelisk of Shalmaneser III -- 30. Stela of Adad-nirari III -- 31. Annals of Tiglath-pileser III -- 32. Summary inscription of Sargon II -- 33. Chronicles of Merodach-baladan -- 34. Campaign of Sennacherib -- 35. Karatepe -- 36. Summary inscription of Esar-haddon -- 37. Chronicle of Nebuchadrezzar II -- 38. Administrative text of Nebuchadrezzar II -- 39. Chronicles of Nabonidus -- 40. The Cyrus cylinder --41. Code of Hammurapi -- 42. Hittite laws -- 43. Treaty between Suppiluliuma I and Niqmaddu II -- 44. Notice of tribute to be paid to Hatti by Ugarit -- 45. Treaty between Shattiwaza and Suppiluliuma I -- 46. Treaty between Mursili II and Tuppi-Teshub -- 47. Treaty between Hattusili III and Rameses II -- 48. Treaty between Bar-gayah and Matiel -- 49. Treaty between Ashur-nirari V and Matiel -- 50. Treaty between Easr-haddon and Baal of Tyre -- 51. The vassal treaties of Esar-haddon -- 52. Murashu tablet -- 53. Marriage contract -- 54. Transfer of real estate -- 55. Document of manumission -- 56-59. Samaria ostraca -- 60-61. Tell Qasileh ostraca -- 62-65. Arad ostraca -- 66-70. Inscribed jars -- 71. Inscribed handles from Gibeon -- 72. Seals and seal impressions -- 73. Weights -- 74. From Suppiluliuma I to Niqmaddu II -- 75. From Piha-walwi to Ibiranu -- 76. From Naptera to Pudu-Heba -- 77. From Rameses II to Hattusili III -- 78. From Rib-Hadda to the Pharaoh -- 79. From Labayu to the Pharaoh -- 80. From Abdi-Heba to the Pharaoh -- 81. From a royal official to King Ashurbanipal -- 82. From Adon to Neco II -- 83. Lachish letter 1 -- 84. Lachish letter 2 -- 85. Lachish letter 3 -- 86. Lachish letter 4 -- 87. From Arsames to Armapiya -- 88. Between Jewish leaders at Elephantine and the governor of Judah -- 89. From an Egyptian worker to his supervisor -- 90. From an Israelite worker to his supervisor -- 91. Concerning Passover -- 92. Concerning repair of a garment -- 93. Concerning groceries and the Sabbath -- 94. Hymn to the Aten -- 95. Letter-prayer to Ninmug -- 96. Hymn to Ishtar -- 97. Prayer to Anu -- 98. Hymn to Ishtar -- 99. Hymn to Marduk -- 100. Prayer to a personal god -- 101. Hymn to Enlil -- 102. Coronation prayer -- 103. Prayer of Ashurbanipal -- 104. Prayer of Nabonidus to Sin -- 105. Prayer of Nabonidus to God Most High -- 106. Praise of Babylon --107. Lament for Ur -- 108. Lament for Isin -- 109. The raging sea will not be calmed -- 110. He is a storm: at the howling -- 111. The God manifest -- 112. For headache -- 113. For a woman who has suffered miscarriage -- 114. Garlic for sickness -- 115. For toothache -- 116. Instructions for Hittite temple officials -- 117. God and sacrifice lists from Ugarit -- 118. Marseilles tariff -- 119. Stela of Intef -- 120. Hymn to the Sun God Re -- 121. The weighing of the heart -- 122. Hymn to Osiris -- 123. Negative confession -- 124. For going out into the day -- 125. Shabti inscription -- 126. Carpentras stela -- 127. Royal funerary text -- 128. Ahiram sarcophagus -- 129. Ahiram graffito -- 130. Tabnit -- 131. Eshmunazor -- 132. Batnoam -- 133. Kuttamuwa -- 134. Silwan -- 135. El-Qom -- 136. Ketef Hinnom -- 137. Mausoleum of Cyrus -- 138. Tell Fekheriye -- 139. Zakkur -- 140. Bar-Rakib -- 141. Daskyleion -- 142. Keseçek Köyü -- 143. Saraidin -- 144. Panamuwa --145. Yehimilk -- 146. Yehawmilk --147. Bodastart -- 148. Pyrgi -- 149. Tell Siran bottle -- 150. Siloam tunnel -- 151. Ekron -- 152-55. Kuntillet Ajrud -- 156. Khirbet Beit Lei -- 157-61. Mesopotamia -- 162-68. Egypt -- 169. The prophecy of Neferti -- 170. Wenamun -- 171. To Zimri-Lim from Nur-Sin -- 172. To Zimri-Lim from Inib-shina -- 173. To Zimri-Lim from Shibtu -- 174. To Zimri-Lim from Yarim-Addu -- 175. To Zimri-Lim, from an unknown sender -- 176. An oracle from Eshnunna -- 177-79. To Esarhaddon -- 180. Deir Alla -- 181. Satire on the trades -- 182. Dialogue of a man with his soul -- 183. Song of the harper -- 184. Instruction of Amenemhet -- 185. Instruction of Amenemope -- 186. In praise of scribes -- 187. Proverbs -- 188. Advice to a prince -- 189. The Babylonian theodicy -- 190. "I will praise the lord of wisdom" -- 191. A dialogue of pessimism -- 192. A drinking song -- 193. In praise of scribes -- 194. The song of release -- 195. Ahikar -- Abecedaries -- 196. Ugaritic Abecedary -- 197. Izbet Sartah -- 198. Tel Zayit -- 199. Kuntillet Ajrud -- 200. Gezer calendar
Control code
000391040
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 214 p.
Isbn
9780195324921
Lccn
2012024144
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000391040
  • (OCoLC)796081940
Label
A reader of ancient Near Eastern texts : sources for the study of the Old Testament, [compiled and edited by] Michael D. Coogan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 6-7) and index
Contents
1. Enuma elish -- 2. A creation myth from Sippar -- 3. A creation myth from Ashur -- 4. Dumuzi and Inanna -- 5. Baal -- 6. El-kunirsha and Ashertu -- 7. The disappearance of the Storm God -- 8. The song of Kumarbi -- 9. From the pyramid of Pepi I -- 10. From the pyramid of Pepi II -- 11. The Memphite theology -- 12. The contendings of Horus and Seth --13. Gilgamesh -- 14. Atrahasis -- 15. Kirta -- 16. Aqhat -- 17. Kanesh and Zalpa -- 18. Appu and his two sons -- 19. The tale of the two brothers -- 20. The Sumerian king list -- 21. The Birth Legend of Sargon -- 22. The Curse of Akkad -- 23. The Apology of Hattusili III -- 24. The Merneptah Stela -- 25. The Battle of Qarqar -- 26. Kilamuwa -- 27. The Mesha Stela -- 28. The Tel Dan Stela -- 29. Obelisk of Shalmaneser III -- 30. Stela of Adad-nirari III -- 31. Annals of Tiglath-pileser III -- 32. Summary inscription of Sargon II -- 33. Chronicles of Merodach-baladan -- 34. Campaign of Sennacherib -- 35. Karatepe -- 36. Summary inscription of Esar-haddon -- 37. Chronicle of Nebuchadrezzar II -- 38. Administrative text of Nebuchadrezzar II -- 39. Chronicles of Nabonidus -- 40. The Cyrus cylinder --41. Code of Hammurapi -- 42. Hittite laws -- 43. Treaty between Suppiluliuma I and Niqmaddu II -- 44. Notice of tribute to be paid to Hatti by Ugarit -- 45. Treaty between Shattiwaza and Suppiluliuma I -- 46. Treaty between Mursili II and Tuppi-Teshub -- 47. Treaty between Hattusili III and Rameses II -- 48. Treaty between Bar-gayah and Matiel -- 49. Treaty between Ashur-nirari V and Matiel -- 50. Treaty between Easr-haddon and Baal of Tyre -- 51. The vassal treaties of Esar-haddon -- 52. Murashu tablet -- 53. Marriage contract -- 54. Transfer of real estate -- 55. Document of manumission -- 56-59. Samaria ostraca -- 60-61. Tell Qasileh ostraca -- 62-65. Arad ostraca -- 66-70. Inscribed jars -- 71. Inscribed handles from Gibeon -- 72. Seals and seal impressions -- 73. Weights -- 74. From Suppiluliuma I to Niqmaddu II -- 75. From Piha-walwi to Ibiranu -- 76. From Naptera to Pudu-Heba -- 77. From Rameses II to Hattusili III -- 78. From Rib-Hadda to the Pharaoh -- 79. From Labayu to the Pharaoh -- 80. From Abdi-Heba to the Pharaoh -- 81. From a royal official to King Ashurbanipal -- 82. From Adon to Neco II -- 83. Lachish letter 1 -- 84. Lachish letter 2 -- 85. Lachish letter 3 -- 86. Lachish letter 4 -- 87. From Arsames to Armapiya -- 88. Between Jewish leaders at Elephantine and the governor of Judah -- 89. From an Egyptian worker to his supervisor -- 90. From an Israelite worker to his supervisor -- 91. Concerning Passover -- 92. Concerning repair of a garment -- 93. Concerning groceries and the Sabbath -- 94. Hymn to the Aten -- 95. Letter-prayer to Ninmug -- 96. Hymn to Ishtar -- 97. Prayer to Anu -- 98. Hymn to Ishtar -- 99. Hymn to Marduk -- 100. Prayer to a personal god -- 101. Hymn to Enlil -- 102. Coronation prayer -- 103. Prayer of Ashurbanipal -- 104. Prayer of Nabonidus to Sin -- 105. Prayer of Nabonidus to God Most High -- 106. Praise of Babylon --107. Lament for Ur -- 108. Lament for Isin -- 109. The raging sea will not be calmed -- 110. He is a storm: at the howling -- 111. The God manifest -- 112. For headache -- 113. For a woman who has suffered miscarriage -- 114. Garlic for sickness -- 115. For toothache -- 116. Instructions for Hittite temple officials -- 117. God and sacrifice lists from Ugarit -- 118. Marseilles tariff -- 119. Stela of Intef -- 120. Hymn to the Sun God Re -- 121. The weighing of the heart -- 122. Hymn to Osiris -- 123. Negative confession -- 124. For going out into the day -- 125. Shabti inscription -- 126. Carpentras stela -- 127. Royal funerary text -- 128. Ahiram sarcophagus -- 129. Ahiram graffito -- 130. Tabnit -- 131. Eshmunazor -- 132. Batnoam -- 133. Kuttamuwa -- 134. Silwan -- 135. El-Qom -- 136. Ketef Hinnom -- 137. Mausoleum of Cyrus -- 138. Tell Fekheriye -- 139. Zakkur -- 140. Bar-Rakib -- 141. Daskyleion -- 142. Keseçek Köyü -- 143. Saraidin -- 144. Panamuwa --145. Yehimilk -- 146. Yehawmilk --147. Bodastart -- 148. Pyrgi -- 149. Tell Siran bottle -- 150. Siloam tunnel -- 151. Ekron -- 152-55. Kuntillet Ajrud -- 156. Khirbet Beit Lei -- 157-61. Mesopotamia -- 162-68. Egypt -- 169. The prophecy of Neferti -- 170. Wenamun -- 171. To Zimri-Lim from Nur-Sin -- 172. To Zimri-Lim from Inib-shina -- 173. To Zimri-Lim from Shibtu -- 174. To Zimri-Lim from Yarim-Addu -- 175. To Zimri-Lim, from an unknown sender -- 176. An oracle from Eshnunna -- 177-79. To Esarhaddon -- 180. Deir Alla -- 181. Satire on the trades -- 182. Dialogue of a man with his soul -- 183. Song of the harper -- 184. Instruction of Amenemhet -- 185. Instruction of Amenemope -- 186. In praise of scribes -- 187. Proverbs -- 188. Advice to a prince -- 189. The Babylonian theodicy -- 190. "I will praise the lord of wisdom" -- 191. A dialogue of pessimism -- 192. A drinking song -- 193. In praise of scribes -- 194. The song of release -- 195. Ahikar -- Abecedaries -- 196. Ugaritic Abecedary -- 197. Izbet Sartah -- 198. Tel Zayit -- 199. Kuntillet Ajrud -- 200. Gezer calendar
Control code
000391040
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 214 p.
Isbn
9780195324921
Lccn
2012024144
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000391040
  • (OCoLC)796081940

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