Myth and politics in ancient Near Eastern historiography

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Full title: Myth and politics in ancient Near Eastern historiography / Mario Liverani, edited and introduced by Zainab Bahrani and Marc Van De Mieroop.
Main author: Liverani, Mario.
Other authors: Bahrani, Zainab, 1962-
Van de Mieroop, Marc.
Format: Book           


Table of Contents:
  • Contents: Mesopotamia. Adapa, guest of the gods
  • Hittite Anatolia. Telipinu, or: on solidarity ; Shunashura, or: on reciprocity
  • Syria. Leaving by chariot for the desert ; Rib-Adda, righteous sufferer ; Aziru, servant of two masters
  • Hebrew bible. The story of Joash ; Messages, women, and hospitality : inter-tribal communication in Judges 19-21