The Sumerians : their history, culture, and character / Samuel Noah Kramer.

Title: 
The Sumerians : their history, culture, and character / Samuel Noah Kramer.

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Author/Artist: 
Kramer, Samuel Noah, 1897-1990.
Publisher: 
Chicago ; London : University of Chicago Press, 1971.
Description: 
xiv, 355 p., 16 plates : ill., 1 map ; 23 cm.
Edition: 
Pbk. ed.
Format of Material: 
Books
Subjects: 
Bib ID: 
78997
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Location: 
Stacks
Call Number: 
DS72.K73 1971z
Notes: 
This item was received with the Mark Pendergrast research collection.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 343-346) and index.
Obsidian (p. 29).
Contents: 
Archeology and decipherment --
History: heroes, kings and Ensi's --
Society: the Sumerian city --
Religion: theology, rite, and myth --
Literature: the Sumerian belles-lettres --
Education: the Sumerian school --
Character: drives, motives, and values --
The legacy of Sumer.
ISBN: 
0226452387