Sennacherib's Babylonian Problem: An Interpretation

  title={Sennacherib's Babylonian Problem: An Interpretation},
  author={John A. Brinkman},
  journal={Journal of Cuneiform Studies},
  pages={89 - 95}
  • J. Brinkman
  • Published 1 April 1973
  • History
  • Journal of Cuneiform Studies

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