Essay on Overland Trade in the First Millennium B.C.

  title={Essay on Overland Trade in the First Millennium B.C.},
  author={A. Oppenheim},
  journal={Journal of Cuneiform Studies},
  pages={236 - 254}
  • A. Oppenheim
  • Published 1967
  • History
  • Journal of Cuneiform Studies
Assyriologists know from experience that a publication or a study of a new type of cuneiform text is often followed by the "discovery22 of similar tablets in museums or private collections. Such tablets escaped previous attention due to lack of interest, to failure to realize their specific importance, or, simply, to the superabundance of unpublished material stored in these institutions. This paper is intended to draw attention to a very rarely attested type of Neo-Babylonian economic document… Expand
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