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The King's Magnates

A Study of the Highest Officials of the Neo-Assyrian Empire

Raija Mattila

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2014

State Archives of Assyria Studies

The King's Magnates

A Study of the Highest Officials of the Neo-Assyrian Empire

Raija Mattila

This study documents the king’s highest officials with the aim of uncovering their roles in the administration of the Empire. The contributions that these textual references can provide are analyzed and then summarized, the useful by-product being a complete catalog of the holders of these offices with the dates when they are attested.

 

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  • Table of Contents
  • Subjects
This study documents the king’s highest officials with the aim of uncovering their roles in the administration of the Empire. The contributions that these textual references can provide are analyzed and then summarized, the useful by-product being a complete catalog of the holders of these offices with the dates when they are attested.

THE EVIDENCE

masennu

nagir ekalli

rab saqe

rab sa-resi

sartinnu

sukkallu

turtanu

CRITICAL DISCUSSION

Social Background and Career

Economic Resources and Duties

The Highest Officials and the Army

CONCLUSIONS

APPENDIX

BIBLIOGRAPHY

INDICES

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