The Royal Inscriptions of Tiglath-Pileser III (744-727 BC) and Shalmaneser V (726-722 BC), Kings of Assyria (Royal Inscriptions of the Neo-Assyrian Period)

The Royal Inscriptions of Tiglath-Pileser III (744-727 BC) and Shalmaneser V (726-722 BC), Kings of Assyria (Royal Inscriptions of the Neo-Assyrian Period)

Hayim Tadmor


The Royal Inscriptions of Tiglath-pileser III (744 727 BC) and Shalmaneser V (726 722 BC), Kings of Assyria (Royal Inscriptions of the Neo-Assyrian interval 1) contains on the place the Assyrian sessions sub-series of the Royal Inscriptions of Mesopotamia (RIM) venture ended. the amount offers trustworthy, up to date variants of seventy-three royal inscriptions of Tiglath-pileser III and of his son and quick successor Shalmaneser V, 11 past due Neo-Assyrian inscriptions that could be attributed to at least one of these eighth-century rulers, and 8 texts commissioned through Assyrian queens and high-ranking officers. Following the fashion of the now-defunct RIM sequence, each one textual content version (with its English translation) is provided with a short creation containing common info, a listing containing uncomplicated information regarding all exemplars, a remark containing additional technical details and notes, and a entire bibliography.

RINAP 1 additionally comprises: (1) a basic advent to the reigns of Tiglath-pileser III and Shalmaneser V, the corpus of inscriptions, prior stories, and relationship and chronology; (2) translations of the proper passages of of Mesopotamian king lists and chronicles; (3) numerous pictures of items inscribed with texts of Tiglath-pileser III and Shalmaneser V; (4) indices of museum and excavation numbers and chosen courses; and (5) indices of right names (Personal Names; Geographic, Ethnic, and Tribal Names; Divine Names; Gate, Palace, and Temple Names; and item Names).

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