Samuel Noah Kramer

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The Sumerians: Archeology And Decipherment

Sumer, the land which came to be known in classical times as Babylonia, consists of the lower half of Mesopotamia, roughly identical with modem...

The Legacy Of Sumer

On the assumption that civilization is of some value for man, the long-dead Sumerians might well point with "fingerless" pride to the numerous innovations,...

The Sumerian Character: Drives, Motives, and Values

By and large, studies devoted to Sumerian culture and civilization approach their subject from the descriptive point of view only. Usually, they proceed to...

The Sumerian Education: The Sumerian School

From the point of view of the history of civilization, Sumer's supreme achievements were the development of the cuneiform system of writing and the...

The Sumerian Literature: The Sumerian Belles-Lettres

Archeology, and particularly the study of man's more ancient past as revealed in the excavations of long buried cities and villages, is by its...

The Sumerian Religion: Theology, Rite, And Myth

In the course of the third millennium B.C. the Sumerians developed religious ideas and spiritual concepts which have left an indelible impress on the...

The Sumerian Society: The Sumerian City

Sumerian civilization was essentially urban in character, although it rested on an agricultural rather than an industrial base. The land Sumer, in the third...

The Sumerians History; Heroes, Kings, and Ensi’s

Now that we have clarified, at least to some extent, the method and procedures by which the modem archeologist and scholar has resurrected the...

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