Babylon

Babylon

Mesopotamia and the Birth of Civilization

Book - 2012
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Historian Kriwaczek (Yiddish Civilization) brings to life the world of ancient Mesopotamia and the city of Babylon, tracing their rise from a loose federation to a monarchy to the rise of ancient Sumerian civilization, with its tales of the Great Flood and the epics of semidivine heroes such as Gilgamesh.
Publisher: New York : Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Press, 2012
Edition: 1st U.S. ed
ISBN: 9781250000071
1250000076
1429941065
9781429941068
Branch Call Number: 935 KRIWACZ
Characteristics: viii, 310 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 24 cm

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May 30, 2013

This book is very well written, it's not a dry history book. In fact it reads more like a novel. Not only is it very interesting and informative but it's a real page turner.

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