The Babylonian World (The Routledge Worlds)

The Babylonian international presents an intensive, updated and lavishly illustrated heritage of the traditional nation Babylonia and its 'holy city', Babylon.

Historicized by means of the recent Testament as a centre of decadence and corruption, Babylon and its surrounding sector was once in fact a wealthy and complicated civilization, liable for the discovery of the dictionary and laying the rules of recent science.  This ebook explores all key points of the advance of this ancient tradition, together with the ecology of the quarter and its famously efficient agriculture, its political and fiscal status, its spiritual practices, and the achievements of its intelligentsia.

Comprehensive and obtainable, this ebook may be an crucial source for someone learning the period.

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