The Chaldean Account of Genesis

The Chaldean Account of Genesis

by George Smith


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1876. Containing description of creation, fall of man, deluge, tower of Babel, times of Patriarchs and Nimrod; Babylonian fables and legends of the gods from cuneiform inscriptions. Contents: discovery of Genesis legends; Babylonian and Assyrian literature; Chaldean legends; Babylonian mythology; Babylonian legend of creation; sin of the god Zu; exploits of Lubara; Babylonian fables; Izdubar legends; destruction of tyrant Humbaba; adventures of Ishtar; illness and wanderings of Izdubar; story of the flood and conclusion.

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ISBN-13: 9783744660662
Publisher: Bod Third Party Titles
Publication date: 04/13/2019
Pages: 394
Product dimensions: 5.83(w) x 8.27(h) x 0.88(d)

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