Mesopotamia

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Author  Captivating History
Publisher  Independently published
Publication Date   January 15, 2019
ISBN  1794165916
Pages  496

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If you want to discover the remarkable history of Mesopotamia, then keep reading...

Seven captivating manuscripts in one book:

  • Sumerians: A Captivating Guide to Ancient Sumerian History, Sumerian Mythology and the Mesopotamian Empire of the Sumer Civilization
  • Gilgamesh: A Captivating Guide to Gilgamesh the King and the Epic of Gilgamesh
  • Ur: A Captivating Guide to One of the Most Important Sumerian City-States in Ancient Mesopotamia
  • Assyrian History: A Captivating Guide to the Assyrians and Their Powerful Empire in Ancient Mesopotamia
  • Babylon: A Captivating Guide to the Kingdom in Ancient Mesopotamia, Starting from the Akkadian Empire to the Battle of Opis Against Persia, Including Babylonian Mythology and the Legacy of Babylonia
  • Hammurabi: A Captivating Guide to the Sixth King of the First Babylonian Dynasty, Including the Code of Hammurabi
  • The Persian Empire: A Captivating Guide to the History of Persia, Starting from the Ancient Achaemenid, Parthian, and Sassanian Empires to the Safavid, Afsharid, and Qajar Dynasties
Some of the topics covered in part 1 of this book include:
  • The Ancient Sumerians In a Nutshell
  • The Social Structure of Ancient Sumerians
  • The Religion and Mythology of Ancient Sumerians
  • The Sumerian Kingdoms Chronology
  • The Everyday Life of Ancient Sumerians
  • And much, much more!
Some of the topics covered in part 2 of this book include:
  • The History of the Epic
  • All Eleven Tablets
  • Sumerian Poems About Gilgamesh
  • And much, much more!
In part 3 of this book, you will:
  • Get a sense of how Ur came to existence, how it grew, reached its zenith, fell, re-rose, and ultimately perished until it reemerged a little over a century and a half ago
  • Learn of its history, laden with wars, trade, divine worship, political corruption, and entertainment
  • And much, much more!
Some of the topics covered in part 4 of this book include:
  • The Assyrians Arrive in Mesopotamia: The Early Assyrian Period
  • The Birth of a Civilization: The Old Assyrian Empire to the Middle Assyrian Empire
  • The Beginning of the Neo-Assyrian Empire
  • Imperial Expansion and the Golden Age of the Neo-Assyrian Empire
  • The Fall of the Empire
  • Assyrian Government
  • And much, much more!
Some of the topics covered in part 5 of this book include:
  • The Land of the Babylonians
  • Life, Culture, and Gender Roles Throughout the Years
  • Where Superstition Met Science
  • Babylonia Before the Babylonians
  • The Amorite Dynasty or the First Babylonians
  • The First Fall of Babylon and the Rise of the Kassites
  • Assyrian Domination and Rule, 911-619 BCE
  • And much, much more!
Some of the topics covered in part 6 of this book include:
  • Babylon Before Hammurabi: Position of the City in Mesopotamia, Early Rulers
  • Rise of Hammurabi: Wars and Achievements Chronology of Hammurabi
  • Hammurabi‚Äôs Character: Physical Appearance, Relations with Other Rulers, Glimpses of His Personality
  • The Code of Hammurabi and Early Mesopotamian Law
  • And much, much more!
Some of the topics covered in part 7 of this book include:
  • Who Are the Persians? The History of Human Population in Iran
  • The Birth of the Achaemenid Empire: The Rise and Reign of Cyrus the Great
  • The Glory of the Achaemenid Empire: Cambyses & Darius
  • And much, much more!
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