The "First Families" of Borsippa during the Early Neo-Babylonian Period

@article{Frame1984TheF,
  title={The "First Families" of Borsippa during the Early Neo-Babylonian Period},
  author={Grant Frame},
  journal={Journal of Cuneiform Studies},
  year={1984},
  volume={36},
  pages={67 - 80}
}
  • G. Frame
  • Published 21 January 1984
  • History
  • Journal of Cuneiform Studies
Kiimmel's recent study has clearly shown this to be true at Uruk in the time around the sixth century B.C.' I intend to demonstrate here that the same can be said for the officialdom at Borsippa in the period of approximately one hundred years preceding the foundation of the Neo-Babylonian empire.2 We know the names and dates of high officials in various cities of Babylonia, especially during the early Neo-Babylonian period, because a city's governor, the Makin temi, and/or the administrative… 
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