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Language, Literature, and History

Philological and Historical Studies Presented to Erica Reiner

Edited by Francesca Halton

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ISBN: 978-0-940490-67-3

451 pages
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1987
Distributed by Penn State University Press for American Oriental Society

American Oriental Series

Language, Literature, and History

Philological and Historical Studies Presented to Erica Reiner

Edited by Francesca Halton

 

  • Table of Contents

Introduction

Foreword

Editor’s Preface

Babylonian Prophecies, Astrology and a New Source for ‘Prophecy Text B’

Pazuzu

Twenty Minas of Copper

Feeding Dumuzi’s Sheep: The Lexicon as a Source of Literary Inspiration

Zur Ritualtafel Der Sog. ‘Love Lyrics’

Literary Structure in the Laws of Eshnunna

Tamarisken-Fibeln-Skolopender

Une Tablette de la Couche I b de Kanis

Compound Divine Names in the Ur III Period

Paradigm Pressure, Verbal Pathology, and Lexical Replacement - A Note on the Development of Weak Roots in Amharic

Hittite Liver Models

Fons

Empfehlungen An Den Konig

Na4 Kisib Lugal Sa Sipreti

The Symbolism of the Flies in the Mesopotamian Flood Myth and Some Further Implications

Ein Verirrter Ninive-Text

A Further Attempt at the Babylonian ‘Man and His God’

A Legal Text from the Reign of Tiglath-Pileser III

An Introduction to K.O. Muller’s Prolegomena Zu Einer Wissenschaftlichen Mythologie

Some Considerations of Form and Interpretation in Atra-Hasis

The Forlorn Scholar

On the Origins of ‘Aquarius’

Venus Omens in India and Babylon

Zur Funften Tafel Des Gilgameschepos

The Assumed 29th Ahu Tablet of Enuma Anu Enlil

Homicide in the Neo-Assyrian Period

The Role of Ethnic Invasion and the Chiefdom Regime in Dimorphic Interaction -The Post Kassite Period

A Bead for Sennacherib

Two Old Babylonian Literary Texts

Belsunu the Satrap

Ableitungen von Zahlwortern in Semitischen

A Forgotten Lovesong

Bibliography of the Published Works of Erica Reiner

Index

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