Cover image for Sumerian and Akkadian Royal Inscriptions, Volume 1: Presargonic Inscriptions By Jerrold S. Cooper

Sumerian and Akkadian Royal Inscriptions, Volume 1

Presargonic Inscriptions

Jerrold S. Cooper

BUY

$24.95 | Paperback Edition
ISBN: 978-0-940490-25-3

128 pages
1986
Distributed by Penn State University Press for American Oriental Society

The American Society Translation Series

Sumerian and Akkadian Royal Inscriptions, Volume 1

Presargonic Inscriptions

Jerrold S. Cooper

This is the first volume in a projected sub-series, Sumerian and Akkadian Royal Inscriptions. It provides translations of all royal inscriptions from Mesopotamia prior to the advent of Sargon of Agade. The translations are intended for scholars—Assyriologists and those in other disciplines who require acess to the data of these texts in an up-to-date, accurate, and informed presentation. The notes reflect the diversity of this audience. Indexes provide easy access to the data.

 

  • Description
  • Table of Contents
This is the first volume in a projected sub-series, Sumerian and Akkadian Royal Inscriptions. It provides translations of all royal inscriptions from Mesopotamia prior to the advent of Sargon of Agade. The translations are intended for scholars—Assyriologists and those in other disciplines who require acess to the data of these texts in an up-to-date, accurate, and informed presentation. The notes reflect the diversity of this audience. Indexes provide easy access to the data.

Preface

Abbreviations

Addenda

Introduction

Principles of Organization, Translation and Transliteration

Chronology

The Inscribed Artifacts

Structure of the Inscriptions

Adab (Ad)

E’eden (Ee)

Kish (Ki)

Lagash (La)

1. Urnanshe

2. Akurgal

3. Eanatum

4. Enanatum I

5. Enmetena

6. Enanatum II

7. Enentarzi

8. Lugalanda

9. Uru’inimgina

10. (ruler’s name not preserved)

Mari (Ma)

Nippur (Ni)

Umma (Um)

Ur

Uruk (Uk)

Indexes

1. Index of Proper Names

2. Index of Texts

3. Index of Translations and Editions

Mailing List

Subscribe to our mailing list and be notified about new titles, journals and catalogs.