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Kingship and the gods, a study of ancient Near Eastern religion as the integration of society & nature.

Author: Henri Frankfort
Publisher: Chicago, University of Chicago Press [1948]
Series: Oriental Institute essay.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Henri Frankfort
OCLC Number: 223504
Description: xxiii, 444 pages illustrations 25 cm.
Contents: The historical foundation : the achievement of Menes --
The theoretical foundation : the Memphite theology --
The king's person : Horus --
The king's rule --
The king's potency : the ka --
The king's ceremonial : the Sed festival --
The king's supporters : the royal ancestors --
The royal succession --
The coronation --
The transfiguration of the king's predecessor --
The mystery play of the succession --
The gods of the Egyptians --
The power in the sun : creation --
The power in cattle : procreation --
The power in the earth : resurrection --
The historical forms of kingship in Mesopotamia --
The making of a king --
Government --
The service of the gods --
The gods of Mesopotamia --
The deification of kings --
The New Year's festival.
Series Title: Oriental Institute essay.

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