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Akkadian language -- Texts, Hurrians -- Social life and customs -- Sources, Land titles -- Registration and transfer -- Iraq -- Nuzi (Extinct city), Nuzi (Extinct city) -- Economic conditions -- So
Statementby Maynard Paul Maidman ; edited by Ann Guinan.
GenreTexts, Sources
SeriesWritings from the ancient world / Society of Biblical Literature -- no. 18
ContributionsGuinan, Ann.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPJ3721.N8 M347 2010b
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24110651M
ISBN 139781589832138
LC Control Number2010008664
OCLC/WorldCa550553932

The Nuzi texts, thus, document a formative period in the history of that land, which eventually became the greatest Empire in the Near East (before the Persians).

It will take me some time to absorb and use much of the information found in this book in my own research on the early history of by: 1. The Paperback of the Nuzi Texts and their Uses as Historical Evidence by Maynard Paul Maidman at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 Pages:   One purpose of this book, stated in the introduction, is to illustrate ‘the range of documents contained in the Nuzi corpus’ (p.

Maidman achieves this goal We use cookies to enhance your experience on our continuing to use our website, you are agreeing to our use of : Charles Rhine.

However, Nuzi, which lies 13 km away, was an important town, and the tablets discovered there are all the more important since the sources available on the Mittani empire, which ruled over the entire region, are scarce.

The Nuzi texts were mostly found in well-known archaeological contexts: official buildings, temples, and : Brigitte Lion. Main Nuzi Texts and Their Uses as Historical Evidence Nuzi Texts and Their Uses as Historical Evidence Maynard Paul Maidman, Ann K.

Guinan (editor). Nuzi Texts and Their Uses as Historical Evidence by Maynard Paul Maidman,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Early studies of Nuzi texts include Gaddconcerning texts found at nearby Kirkuk, which sparked interest in the area.

Meek is a volume on Nuzi texts from before BCE.

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Pfeiffer and Speiser is an Nuzi texts and their uses as historical evidence book volume on Late Bronze Age texts that came from the excavations at Nuzi.

The Nuzi texts, thus, document a formative period in the history of that land, which eventually became the greatest Empire in the Near East (before the Persians). It will take me some time to absorb and use much of the information found in this book in my own research on the early history of Assyria.5/5(2).

5,0 su 5 stelle The Nuzi Texts and Their Uses as Historical a Evidence: A Much Needed Work Concerning the Early History of Assyria. Recensito negli Stati Uniti il 3 agosto Acquisto verificato. This is a much needed book that mines the Nuzi texts to find what they say about the political history of their time.

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Nuzi texts and their uses as historical evidence. [M P Maidman; Ann Guinan] -- Ancient Nuzi, buried beneath modern Yorghan Tepe in northern Iraq, is a Late Bronze Age town belonging to the kingdom of Arrapḫa that has yielded between 6, and 7, legal, economic and.

Introduction --Assyria and Arrapha in peace and war --Corruption in city halls --A legal dispute over land: two generations of legal paperwork --The decline and fall of a Nuzi family --The nature of the Ilku at Nuzi.

Nuzi Texts and Their Uses As Historical Evidence Ancient Nuzi, buried beneath modern Yorghan Tepe in northern Iraq, is a Late Bronze Age town belonging to the kingdom of Arrap a that has yielded between 6, and 7, legal, economic and Brand: Prometheus Books.

See M. Maidman, Nuzi Texts and Their Uses as Historical Evidence () [3] pp.no. 37, and p. 53, where the author points out that this peculiar join, together with others, between tablets and fragments from the Kuši-ḫarbe file, was made by J.

Fincke. The tablet joins additionally with NTF M 6 A (1) (courtesy J. Fincke). In my write-up today of Thomas Thompson’s Historicity of the Patriarchal Narratives, I will talk some about Thompson’s treatment of the Nuzi texts.

The Nuzi texts are from Mesopotamia, and they contain information about “administrative, social, economic, and legal structures and practices at Nuzi and neighboring cities and towns”, thereby illustrating “vividly the history and daily. Nuzi Texts and Their Uses as Historical Evidence.

WAW Atlanta: Society of Biblical Literature. Negri Scafa, Paola. Administrative Procedures in the Texts from the House of Zike, Son of Artirwi, at Nuzi. In General Studies and Excavations at Nuzi in Honor of David I.

Owened. Gemot Wilhelm. SCCNH Pp. 5. The Nuzi tablets revealed that they were a significant ancient people who played a major role in ancient Near Eastern culture.

Abraham had contact with the Horites when he lived in Haran.

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David E. Graves, Key Themes of the Old Testament: A Survey of Major Theological Themes (Moncton, N.B.: Graves, ),   The Nuzi Tablets. The s cuneiform clay tablets discovered at the ruins of Nuzi, east of the Tigris River and datable to c.

BC, reveal institutions, practices, and customs remarkably congruent to those found in Genesis. These tablets include treaties, marriage arrangements, rules regarding inheritance, adoption, and the like. Nuzi Texts and Their Uses as Historical Evidence Maidman, Maynard Paul Atlanta: Society of Biblical Literature, pp.

xxvi + $ Buy this book now from SBL. BOOK REVIEWS JETS (September ) –60 Nuzi Texts and Their Uses as Historical Evidence. By Maynard Paul Maidman.

Writ-ings from the Ancient World, Atlanta: Society of Biblical Literature,xxvi + pp., $ paper. The Society of Biblical Literature series “Writings from the Ancient World” o!ers. Nuzi texts and their uses as historical evidence / by Maynard Paul Maidman ; edited by Ann Guinan.

PJ N8 M The Nuzi texts of the Oriental Institute: a catalogue raisonné / by M.P. Maidman ; edited by David I.

Owen and Gernot Wilhelm. Nuzi Texts and Their Uses as Historical Evidence, by Maynard Paul Maidman. Writings from the An-cient World, Number Atlanta: Society of Biblical Literature, xxvi + pp.

Paper. $ “Agab-urḫe shot 6 arrows at the enemy.” Thus concludes an account of armor and weaponry, text no. 11 in the book under review. Nuzi Texts and Their Uses as Historical Evidence Book 18 Ancient Nuzi, buried beneath modern Yorghan Tepe in northern Iraq, is a Late Bronze Age town belonging to 5/5(2).

Israelite law, so detailed on many subjects, contains no regulations for adoption, and the history of the Hebrews in Pal. after the Conquest, as recorded in the OT contains no evidence of such a practice. But, at Nuzi, it was customary, if a man had no children, to adopt someone to.

New Titles from SBL Nuzi Texts and Their Uses as Historical Evidence Maynard Paul Maidman Ancient Nuzi is a Late Bronze Age town that has yielded between 6, and 7, legal, economic and administrative tablets, all circa – b.c.e.

and almost all from known archaeological contexts. The tablets were excavated from the government admin. SBL - Writings from the Ancient World This series presents readable translations of ancient Near Eastern texts that date from the beginning of Sumerian civilization to the age of Alexander.

The series is designed to provide access to the important roots of western civilizations. Nuzi Texts and Their Uses as Historical Evidence by Maynard Paul Maidman The Libyan Anarchy: Inscriptions from Egypt’s Third Intermediate Period by Robert Kriech Ritner Biographical Texts from Ramessid Egypt by Elizabeth Frood.

See M. Maidman, Nuzi Texts and Their Uses as Historical Evidence ()3 pp.no. 37, and p. 53, where the author points out that this pe-culiar join, together with others, between tablets and fragments from the Kuši-Ìarbe fi le, was made by J.

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Fincke. The tablet joins additionally with NTF M 6 A (1) (courtesy J. Fincke). JETS (September ) INDEX OF BOOK REVIEWS Maidman, M. Nuzi Texts and Their Uses as Historical Evidence (S. Andrews).

Copan, P. Is God a Moral. in the study of Nuzi. As he notes, "The sheer breadth and depth of coverage elevate an appreciation of Nuzi to the level enjoyed by the Ur III state or Neo Babylonian Uruk" (p. 11). Nuzi Texts and Their Uses as Historical Evidence will help to raise awareness of the Nuzi texts.

The Nuzi Tablets are a group of texts particularly relevant to this episode. Dated to the second half of the 15th century BC, they were retrieved from an ancient Hurrian site in present-day Iraq.

These texts mention that a sterile wife could provide a slave girl to her husband in order to beget a son.Nuzi Texts and Their Uses as Historical Evidence. Writings from the Ancient World Atlanta: Society of Biblical Literature, Ancient Nuzi, buried beneath modern Yorghan Tepe in northern Iraq, is a Late Bronze Age town belonging to the kingdom of Arrapḫa that has yielded between 6, and.The Poor Christ Of Bomba PDF Download Online, This is the best book with amazing the most comprehensive collection of books here.

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