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Ebla, a new look at history

Author: Giovanni Pettinato; C Faith Richardson
Publisher: Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, ©1991.
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Pettinato, Giovanni.
Ebla, a new look at history.
Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, ©1991
(OCoLC)609952839
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Giovanni Pettinato; C Faith Richardson
ISBN: 080184150X 9780801841507
OCLC Number: 22660853
Language Note: Translation of: Ebla : nuovi orizzonti della storia. 1st ed. 1986.
Notes: Translation of: Ebla : nuovi orizzonti della storia. 1st ed. 1986.
Description: x, 290 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: TABLE OF CONTENTS --
Ebla: A commercial empire --
The archaeological adventure at Ebla --
Archaeological research in Syria --
Tell Mardikh: a city without a name --
A moment of truth: discovery of the Ibbit-Lim statue --
Tell Mardikh/Ebla: Amorite city --
Ebla in the extra-syrian tradition --
Third-millennium Ebla --
Architecture, sculpture, and crafts: self-sufficiency and connections with Mesopotamia --
The first archive of the third millennium in Syria, and how a language is deciphered --
Royal palace G and the royal archives --
Description of the archives --
Dating palace G and its archives --
Revelations from the Ebla tablets --
Administration: society and statue --
Economics and government policy --
Commerce and culture --
The kingdom of Ebla and the geographical map of the crescent --
The geographical outlook of the Ebla administrative texts --
Cities reached by Ebla's caravans --
Meaning of en and lugal in the Ebla documents --
Ebla's contribution to the political geography and history of the fertile crescent --
The extent of the kingdom of Ebla --
The kingdom's base of operations and its extension --
The political situation in Syria and the Syro-Palestine in the third millennium --
The emergent kingdoms --
Syro-Mesopotamia area --
Ebla and the Mesopotamian area --
Ebla and Egypt --
Areas adjoining Ebla --
Ebla's cultural heritage --
Assyrian commercial colonies and Phoenician merchants --
The language of Ebla --
The religion of Ebla --
Ebla's greatness and centrality --
Chronological tables and royal families --
The kingdom of Ebla: towns and villages --
Kingdoms documented at Ebla --
Ebla texts --
Dieties --
Ethnic groups --
Personal names --
Place-names.
Other Titles: Ebla.
Responsibility: Giovanni Pettinato ; translated by C. Faith Richardson.
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