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Sayce, A.H. (Archibald Henry), 1845-1933.
Archæology of the cuneiform inscriptions.
London, Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge; New York, E.S. Gorham, 1907
|All Authors / Contributors:||
A H Sayce; Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge (Great Britain). General Literature Committee.
|Notes:||"The first six chapters ... embody the Rhind lectures in archæology which I delivered at Edinburgh in October 1906. The seventh chapter appeared as an article in the Contemporary review for August 1905"--Preface.|
|Description:||220 pages 16 plates (including frontispiece, 2 maps) 21 cm|
|Contents:||Preface.--I. The decipherment of the cuneiform inscriptions.--II. The archæological materials; the excavations at Susa and the origin of bronze.--III. The Sumerians.--IV. The relation of Babylonian to Egyptian civilization.--V. Babylonia and Palestine.--Vi. Asia Minor.--VII. Canaan in the century before the exodus. Index.|
|Responsibility:||by A.H. Sayce. Published under the direction of the General Literature Committee.|