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Author Vanstiphout, H. L. J. (Herman L. J.)

Title Epics of Sumerian kings [electronic resource] : the matter of Aratta / by Herman Vanstiphout ; edited by Jerrold S. Cooper.

Imprint Atlanta, GA : Society of Biblical Literature, c2003.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ACLS Humanities E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xi, 176 p. ; 25 cm.
Series Writings from the ancient world ; no. 20
Writings from the ancient world ; no. 20.
ACLS Humanities E-Book.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 167-172).
Contents General -- The stories -- Time and space -- Actors -- Intention and message -- Structure and style -- The literary context -- Texts, authors, and public -- Concluding remarks -- About this book -- I. Enmerkar and Ensuhgirana -- Introduction -- Composite text -- Translation -- II. Enmerkar and the Lord of Aratta -- Introduction -- Composite text -- Translation -- III. The Lugalbanda poems -- Introduction -- Lugalbanda in the wilderness -- Introduction -- Composite text -- Translation -- The return of Lugalbanda -- Introduction -- Composite text -- Translation.
Reproduction Electronic text and image data. Ann Arbor, Mich. : University of Michigan, Michigan Publishing, 2009. Includes both TIFF files and keyword searchable text. ([ACLS Humanities E-Book]) ([Writings from the ancient world]) Mode of access: Intranet.
Subject Epic poetry, Sumerian -- Translations into English.
Epic poetry, Sumerian.
Added Author Cooper, Jerrold S.
American Council of Learned Societies.
In: ACLS Humanities E-Book. URL:
ISBN 1589830830

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