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- Harrassowitz Verlag 2014; US$ 75.76
Kein anderer mesopotamischer Herrscher wurde so sehr gepriesen wie ?ulgi von Ur (2094-2047 v.Chr.). Die zu seinem Ruhm verfassten Hymnen, von denen mehr als 30 ganz oder teilweise überliefert sind, galten schon im antiken Mesopotamien als exemplarische Vertreter der Gattung. Obwohl sich die moderne Forschung intensiv mit ?ulgi beschäftigt hat, liegen... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 100.00
Colloquial Somali Is specially written by an experienced teacher for self-study or class use, the course offers you a step-by-step approach to written and spoken Somali. No prior knowledge of the language is required. What makes ColloquialSomali your best choice in personal language learning? * interactive - lots of exercises for regular practice... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 35.95
Colloquial Hebrew provides a step-by-step course in Hebrew as it is written and spoken today. Combining a user-friendly approach with a thorough treatment of the language, it equips learners with the essential skills needed to communicate confidently and effectively in Hebrew in a broad range of situations. No prior knowledge of the language is... more...
- De Gruyter 2014; US$ 140.00
There is no written grammar of Colloquial Israeli Hebrew whatsoever. This book is the first written grammar of the spontaneous language spoken in Israel that describes Colloquial Israeli Hebrew from a synchronic point of view, and that is not a text book based on normative Hebrew rules. more...
- C.H. Beck 2014; US$ 12.44
Der Ägyptologe Michael Höveler-Müller, der seit Jahren erfolgreich Hieroglyphen-Kurse leitet, erklärt anschaulich und für jedermann verständlich, wie die ägyptische Schrift funktioniert und wie man selbst Inschriften entziffern kann. Zugleich macht er ? anders als andere Kurzeinführungen ? deutlich, warum die Hieroglyphen ein zentraler Schlüssel zum... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 125.00
This is the second of three volumes exploring some of the most remarkable insights into Ancient Egypt to have come to light in modern times. The first two volumes deal with the Rosetta Stone, an outstanding archaeological discovery which has supplied the basis for Egyptian decipherment; the final volume explores the "Stele of Canopus", discovered... more...
- De Gruyter 2014; US$ 322.00
Providing a new perspective on the Sumerian Gilgamesh stories, Alhena Gadotti argues that a Sumerian Gilgamesh Cycle was developed as early as Ur III, and that Gilgamesh, Enkidu, and the Netherworld was the first, not the last story of this cycle. Prompted by several texts that have come to light since Aaron Shaffer's 1963 publication of the text,... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 130.00
The recital of The Book of Opening the Mouth and the Liturgy of Funerary Offerings were in use among the Predynastic Egyptians of the later part of the Neolithic Period, before the art of writing had evolved, and continued to exercise a considerable influence on Egyptian religious literature until the time of Roman Empire. The ceremonies were believed... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 150.00
Containing a comprehensive dictionary of hieroglyphs to all the texts of the Theban Recension of the Book of the Dead , and also to most of the supplementary Chapters of the Saïte and Graeco-Roman period that are usually appended to it, this volume will prove to be a staple part of a rounded appreciation of Ancient Egyptian literature. First published... more...
- Profile Books 2014; US$ 7.98
What does the Rosetta Stone tell us about the past? What treasures of Egyptian literature can now be read, thanks to its decipherment? What does it tell us about the history of writing and the story of our own alphabets? How do decipherments work and how can we know if they are right? Who owns the Rosetta Stone and what happens if we start to return... more...