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(Kassite) Apparently a God of storm and weather, and as such equated by Mesopotamian people with Iskur. Cf. the Hellenic Boreas....
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(Sumerian) Child of Duttur, Lord of shepherds and the flocks, and eternal adversary to Enkimdu. He is regarded as both divinity and royal ancestor in several Mesopotamian city-states, most notably Uruk, where he is listed as an earlier predescessor to the...
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(Babylonian) Divine Patron of scribes, and holding authority over writing and knowledge. He forms with Ea and Marduk a triplicity of Wisdom deities, and His worship persisted among Mesopotamian communities for a very long time. His cult is still recognizable...
Deities & Heros >> Mesopotamian

Mesopotamian is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Mesopotamian books and related discussion.

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Ancient Mesopotamia: portrait of a dead civilization
Appendix: Mesopotamian Chronology of the Historical Period by. J. A.
letters from mesopotamia - The Oriental Institute of the University of ...
from the period of Persian domination over Mesopotamia (begin- ning 539 ... background of the letters, a condensed survey of Mesopotamian civilization, its ...
The Mesopotamian Marshlands: Demise of an ... - GRID-Geneva
3. UNEP/DEWA/TR.01-3.
Lesson 1 Mesopotamian Empires
Lesson 1 Mesopotamian Empires. MAIN IDEAS. Geography Powerful city-states expanded to control much of.
Sourcebook for Ancient MeSopotAMiAn Medicine - Society of ...
theo van den Hout. Martti nissinen. William Schniedewind.

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The Mythical Lamassu: Impressive Symbols for Mesopotamian Protection
Lamassu are human-headed, eagle-winged, bulls or lions that once protected cities in Mesopotamia.
The Dane in Bahrain whose findings brought him fame
In the 1950s, he discovered and excavated the ruins of the ancient Dilmun civilization in the tiny island country, which established a distinct cultural history for the people of Bahrain.
Beads Found in 3400-year-old Nordic Graves Were Made by King Tut's Glassmaker
The Egyptian and Mesopotamian glass beads found in the graves in Denmark indicates that trade was established already 3000 years ago, and conversely, Nordic amber has been found as far south as in Mycenae, Greece and at Qatna, near Homs in Syria.
Crimes of the Art
Three Mesopotamian sculptures dating back to the third millennium BCE were found in a refugee camp near the Croatian border in Slovenia. The artifacts, which were authenticated by the National Museum in Ljubljana, are believed to have been illegally ...
LAUSD's stash of 50K pieces of art is now (partly) open to the public

Suggested Web Resources

Mesopotamia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Mesopotamia (/ˌmɛsəpəˈteɪmiə/, Ancient Greek: Μεσοποταμία "[land] between rivers"; from Ancient Armenian Միջագետք (Mijagetq); Arabic: بلاد الرافدين‎ ...
Mesopotamia - Ancient History Encyclopedia
Mesopotamia (from the Greek, meaning 'between two rivers') was an ancient region in the eastern Mediterranean bounded in the northeast by the Zagros ...
World History Timeline Ancient Mesopotamian civilization timeline ...
Ancient Mesopotamian civilization - a complete guide to the oldest and longest civilization in world history.
Mesopotamia - The British Museum
Interactive guide to Assyria, Babylonia and Sumer along with information on geography, time, writing, gods and goddesses.
history of Mesopotamia | historical region, Asia |
Apr 15, 2016 Mesopotamia, south of Al-Ramādī (about 70 miles, or 110 kilometres, ... Questions as to what ancient Mesopotamian civilization did and did not ...

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