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Gods, demons and symbols of ancient Mesopotamia

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Ancient Mesopotamia was a highly complex culture whose achievements included the invention of writing. This illustrated text offers a reference guide to Mesopotamian religion, mythology and magic between about 3000 BC and the advent of the Christian era. Gods, goddesses, demons, monsters, magic, myths, religious symbolism, rituals and the spiritual world are all discussed in alphabetical entries ranging from short accounts to extended essays.

An alphabetical illustrated dictionary. Illustrations by Tessa Rickards.

British Museum paperback in very good condition. Slight crease to top corner of front cover and bumping to the bottom corners, otherwise in very good condition with no internal markings and good binding.

Item details

Author(s):
Jeremy Black and Anthony Green
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
24 x 17 cm
Edition:
2004
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0714117056
ISBN-13:
9780714117058
Number of pages:
192
Publisher:
British Museum
Title:
Gods, demons and symbols of ancient Mesopotamia

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Ancient Mesopotamia was a highly complex culture whose achievements included the invention of writing. This illustrated text offers a reference guide to Mesopotamian religion, mythology and magic between about 3000 BC and the advent of the Christian era. Gods, goddesses, demons, monsters, magic, myths, religious symbolism, rituals and the spiritual world are all discussed in alphabetical entries ranging from short accounts to extended essays.

An alphabetical illustrated dictionary. Illustrations by Tessa Rickards.

British Museum paperback in very good condition. Slight crease to top corner of front cover and bumping to the bottom corners, otherwise in very good condition with no internal markings and good binding.

Author(s):
Jeremy Black and Anthony Green
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
24 x 17 cm
Edition:
2004
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0714117056
ISBN-13:
9780714117058
Number of pages:
192
Publisher:
British Museum
Title:
Gods, demons and symbols of ancient Mesopotamia

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