Literature (from the Latin Littera meaning 'letters’ and referring to an acquaintance with the written word...
Love, Sex, and Marriage in Ancient Mesopotamia
Medical texts from ancient Mesopotamia provide prescriptions and practices for curing all manner of ailments, wounds...
Lugalbanda: The Boy Who Got Caught Up in a War: An Epic Tale From Ancient Iraq (Aesop Prize (Awards))
Lugalbanda: The Boy Who Got Caught Up In A War is a fine re-telling of the ancient tale by Kathy Henderson with beautiful illustrations...
Map of Jewish Deportations
A map showing the deportation of the Jews by the Assyrians.
Map of Lugalzagesi's Domains
A map of the Kingdom of king Lugalzagesi of Umma, circa 2350 BC.
Map of Mesopotamia, 2000-1600 BC
A general map of Mesopotamia and its neighbouring territories which roughly covers the period from 2000-1600 BC reveals...
Map of Mesopotamia, c. 1400 BCE
This is a map of Mesopotamia showing the dominant kingdoms of Egypt, Mitanni, Hatti, and Kassite Babylonia.
Map of Sumer
The area which formed Sumer started at the Persian Gulf and reached north to the 'neck' of Mesopotamia where the two rivers...
Map of the ancient Near East during the Amarna Period
Map of the ancient Near East during the Amarna Period, showing the great powers of the period: Egypt (green), Hatti (yellow...
Map of the Fertile Crescent
This map shows the location and extent of the Fertile Crescent, a region in the Middle East incorporating ancient Egypt...