Texts and Fragments

  title={Texts and Fragments},
  author={Laurie Pearce and Irving L. Finkel and Mogens Trolle Larsen and Daniel A. Foxvog and Jay H. Jasanoff and David I. Owen and Marc B. Cooper and Marc Van de Mieroop and Piotr Michałowski and J. J. Glassner and L. Timothy Doty and Karen Rhea Nemet-Nejat},
  journal={Journal of Cuneiform Studies},
  pages={176 - 220}
The Cult of the Deified King in Ur III Mesopotamia
The topic of divine kingship in Mesopotamia, and in the Ur III period (ca. 2112-2004 B.C. E.) in particular, has been the subject of studies focused on aspects such as its ideology, rhetoric,
A Study of Babylonian Goal-Year Planetary Astronomy
Throughout the Late Babylonian Period, Mesopotamian astronomers made nightly observations of the planets, Moon and stars. Based on these observations, they developed several different techniques for
Is the Area of Apum-Damascus Mentioned in the Mari Archives?
  • W. T. Pitard
  • History
    Bulletin of the American Schools of Oriental Research
  • 1986
In 1939 Dossin published a list of several kings and states mentioned in the Mari letters as having economic dealings with Mari. Among the kings in the list were two rulers of a land of Apum. While