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Título : JACK M. SASSON. From the Mari Archives: An Anthology of Old Babylonian Letters. Winona Lake, Eisenbrauns, 2015. xx + 454. ISBN 1–57506–830–3. $ 59.50
Autor : Freire, Lucas G. 
Fecha de publicación : 2016
Editorial : Pontificia Universidad Católica Argentina. Facultad de Ciencias Sociales. Centro de Estudios de Historia del Antiguo Oriente
Cita : Freire, L.G. From the Mari archives : an anthology of Old Babylonian letters [en línea]. Antiguo Oriente. Cuadernos del Centro de Estudios de Historia del Antiguo Oriente. 2016, 14. Disponible en:
Resumen : Professor Jack M. Sasson has recently retired from teaching at Vanderbilt University’s Divinity School. In this volume, he offers a well-crafted product of decades of engagement with the archives of Mari. From the Mari Archives is a very well-edited collection of hundreds of diverse documents, letters and fragments pertaining to the Old Babylonian (OB) period. Prof. Sasson links each text or fragment to a specific topic in a list that includes religion, warfare, diplomacy, culture, administration, and other topics. The collection contains a short introduction and a brief series of final remarks in the end, followed by appendixes indexing the documents by source, topic and biblical cross-references. These appendixes should become part of every OB scholar’s research toolbox...
Cobertura Espacial: SIGLO XVIII A.C.
ISSN : 1667-9202
Disciplina: HISTORIA
Derechos: Acceso Abierto
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