Examines the Mesopotamian influence on Greek mythology in literary works of the epic period, concentrating in particular on journey myths. A major contribution to the understanding of the colourful myths involved.
Author: Charles Penglase
This book includes two captivating manuscripts: Mesopotamian Mythology: A Captivating Guide to Ancient Near Eastern Myths Sumerian Mythology: Captivating Myths of Gods, Goddesses, and Legendary Creatures of Ancient Sumer and Their ...
Author: Matt Clayton
These and other stories are here retold, based on the latest translations, and illustrated with the works of both contemporary and later artists inspired by the rediscovery of these ancient characters and themes.
Author: Henrietta McCall
Category: Literary Criticism
Here Is A Preview Of What You'll Learn... Timeline of mesopotamian civilization Economy and agriculture Where did the mesopotamian live Mesopotamian's religion Government, philosophy and culture Kings, power and laws Much, much more!
Author: Historical Publishing
This volume looks at Babylonian Mythology, drawing connections between ancient Babylonian culture and its myths, explaining how the beliefs, values, and experiences of that culture are represented in its treasured stories.
Author: Don Nardo
Publisher: Greenhaven Publishing LLC
Category: Young Adult Nonfiction
And so much more! These stories and many more are compiled in story form in Mesopotamian Mythology: Classic stories from the Sumerian Mythology, Akkadian Mythology, Babylonian Mythology and Assyrian Mythology.
Author: Scott Lewis
Publisher: Classical Mythology
If the influence of Mesopotamian mythological ideas is to be found in Greece, one would expect to find it in the myths of Aphrodite. When parallels with the Mesopotamian myths are seen in the journeys and accompanying ideas in the hymns ...
Author: Charles Penglase
Marduk's names, so some form of the myth must have had a role during the second millennium.29 The ritual function of Enuma ... The New Year festival was one of the major religious events of the Mesopotamian calendar.31 It originally ...
Author: Tammi J. Schneider
Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing
This volume deals with the myths and legends of Babylonia and Assyria, and as these reflect the civilization in which they developed, a historical narrative has been provided, beginning with the early Sumerian Age and concluding with the ...
Author: Donald A. Mackenzie