If a Man Builds a Joyful House

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Author  et al.
Publisher  Brill Academic Publishers
Publication Date   May 15, 2006
ISBN  9004146326
Pages  529

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This volume honors Erle Verdun Leichty's substantial and wide-ranging contributions to the study of ancient Mesopotamia. The articles represent the latest thinking of leading scholars in the field of Assyriology/Sumerology.

Thirty-eight contributions cover the following subjects: history, divination, magic, religion, ritual, medicine, literature, prosopography, lexicography, art and archaeology, and the history of the field. Some fifty texts are published and discussed for the first time. The volume is a valuable resource for Assyriologists and Sumerologists.

The editors are both students of the honoree and colleagues from the Babylonian Section of the University Museum.

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