The Genealogy of the Hammurapi Dynasty

  title={The Genealogy of the Hammurapi Dynasty},
  author={J. J. Finkelstein},
  journal={Journal of Cuneiform Studies},
  pages={95 - 118}
Introduction and Text The purpose of the present publication is to nlake available without undue delay a text of extraordinary significance for the history and historiography of ancient Mesopotamia. It is not the aim of this article to pursue all the lines of inquiry opened or re-opened by the information supplied in this text, as that would have entailed a greater delay and a recapitulation ofmaterial and arguments-especially concerning the "Amoritei£ast Canaanite Question"-that have already… Expand
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