The Chronology of the Reign of Ashurbanipal

  title={The Chronology of the Reign of Ashurbanipal},
  author={A. K. Grayson},
The chronology of the reign of Ashurbanipal is still one of the more uncertain areas in Neo-Assyrian history and yet one of the most crucial. Since George Smith's History of Ashurbanipal (1871) three major studies of the subject, by Johns (1902—1907),! Streck (igio), and Weissbach (1928) , have been presented but in the half Century since the last mentioned article a number of new sources and publications which bear on the chronology have appeared and the time is ripe for a new synthesis. The… Expand
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