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By M. E. J. Richardson

Richardson offers a brand new translation and transcription (which accommodates an important manuscript variations) of the main well-known of all historic Mesopotamian texts. He additionally presents a whole lexical research of each notice that's utilized in it. The variation covers the prologue and epilogue in addition to the legislation themselves. scholars of the Bible, old close to jap legislations and basic Semitics at the moment are supplied with an fundamental reference device in a handy shape. The exact info within the thesaurus, the place the entire context of each citation is given, may also be an immense support to people who are looking to examine or revisit Akkadian.

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