The Code of Hammurabi King of Babylon

Book Details

Author  Robert Francis Harper
Publisher  University Press of the Pacific
Publication Date   July 27, 2002
ISBN  1410201023
Pages  320

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This book on the legal Code of Hammurabi was published only three years after the monument on which it was engraved was discovered.

This is a complete English translation of the code with a running parallel transliteration of the original ideograms. All corrections and erasures are included. This edition also includes facsimiles of all of the original cuneiform tablets, a thorough glossary and index of subjects, lists of proper names and tables of weights and currencies.

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