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Everyday life in Babylonia & Assyria

H. W. F. Saggs

Everyday life in Babylonia & Assyria

by H. W. F. Saggs

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Published by B. T. Batsford, Putnam in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civilization, Assyro-Babylonian.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 199-200.

    Statement[by] H. W. F. Saggs. Drawings by Helen Nixon Fairfield.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS70.7 .S26
    The Physical Object
    Pagination207 p.
    Number of Pages207
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5935417M
    LC Control Number65002284
    OCLC/WorldCa399129

    Focuses on two ideal periods set in about BC (Sumer) and to BC (Assyria and Babylonia). This book examines several aspects of daily life across various strata of society, from the kings and priests to the slaves; from food to religious beliefs. It is useful for students who want to learn more about life in ancient Mesopotamia. Everyday life in Babylon and Assyria by Contenau, Georges and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

    For further reference: H.W.F. Saggs has written a wonderful description of Babylonian and Assyrian culture and history entitled Everyday Life in Babylonia and Assyria.. Sabatino Moscati's classic book, The Face of the Ancient Orient (again, "Orient" refers here to the Middle/Near-East), is always helpful. His chapter on "The Babylonians and Assyrians" was particularly useful. Click to read more about Everyday Life in Babylonia and Assyria by H. W. F. Saggs. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers/5.

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