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Gods, Demons and Symbols of Ancient Mesopotamia: An Illustrated Dictionary

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Ancient Mesopotamia was a rich, varied and highly complex culture whose achievements included the invention of writing and the development of sophisticated urban society. This book offers an introductory guide to the beliefs and customs of the ancient Mesopotamians, as revealed in their art and their writings between about 3000 B.C. and the advent of the Christian era. Gods, goddesses, demons, monsters, magic, myths, religious symbolism, ritual, and the spiritual world are all discussed in alphabetical entries ranging from ...

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Gods, Demons and Symbols of Ancient Mesopotamia: An Illustrated Dictionary
1992, University of Texas Press, Austin, TX

ISBN-13: 9780292707948

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