Ur III Period (2112-2004 BC)

Ur III Period (2112-2004 BC)

This quantity presents variants of all identified royal inscriptions of the 5 kings of the 3rd Dynasty of Ur (2112-2004 BC), from Ur-Nammu to Ibbi-Sin, in addition to these of contemporaneous rulers of states at the outer edge of the Ur III empire (excluding Elam). Ur III Period comprises the 1st whole variation of the Fu-Sin inscriptions, the main entire and updated details at the individuals of the Ur III royal relations, and the 1st released charts of Ur III urban governors, delivering a wealth of recent fabric for researchers.

Douglas Frayne has supplied indexes of museum numbers, excavation numbers, provenances, dimensions, and contours preserved of a number of the exemplars in an easy-to-read tabular mode. The accompanying microfiche monitors the textual content of chosen inscriptions in a "musical ranking" layout. lots of the inscriptions are in Sumerian, with a number of in Akkadian and one in Hurrian.

Ur III Period (2112-2004 BC) is yet one more exhaustively researched and massive contribution to the RIM venture, and to the research of historical Mesopotamia.

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