• Publications
  • Influence
The Storm-Gods of the Ancient Near East: Summary, Synthesis, Recent Studies: Part II
In many regions of the ancient Near East, not least in Upper Mesopotamia, Syria and Anatolia where agriculture relied mainly on rainfall, storm-gods ranked among the most prominent gods in the localExpand
  • 33
  • 3
  • PDF
Auf Reisen mit Lamastu : Zum 'Ritualmemorandum' K 888 und seinen Parallelen aus Assur
Le texte K 888 decrit de maniere abregee un long rituel de protection contre les sortileges. Synthetise de cette maniere, le texte sert de memorandum au rituel de conjuration. L’A. publie ici desExpand
  • 5
  • 2
Corpus of Mesopotamian Anti-Witchcraft Rituals: Volume Two
Among the most important sources for understanding the cultures and systems of thought of ancient Mesopotamia is a large body of magical and medical texts written in the Sumerian and AkkadianExpand
  • 7
  • 1
Witchcraft and war: The ritual fragment Ki 1904-10-9, 18 (BM 98989)
War, and imminent battle in particular, put any Babylonian or Assyrian king, whose rule and security very much depended on successful campaigns, in a precarious situation. While careful militaryExpand
  • 24
  • 1
  • PDF
Introduction The Corpus Of Mesopotamian Anti-Witchcraft Rituals
Mesopotamian anti-witchcraft rituals and prescriptions prescribe ceremonies and treatments for dispelling witchcraft, destroying the witch, and protecting and curing the patient. The Corpus ofExpand
  • 4