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Noah's ark and the Ziusudra epic : Sumerian origins of the flood myth

Author: Robert M Best
Publisher: Fort Myers, Fla. : Enlil Press, 1999.
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Best, Robert M. (Robert MacAndrew), 1937-
Noah's ark and the Ziusudra epic.
Fort Myers, Fla. : Enlil Press, 1999
(OCoLC)607207350
Online version:
Best, Robert M. (Robert MacAndrew), 1937-
Noah's ark and the Ziusudra epic.
Fort Myers, Fla. : Enlil Press, 1999
(OCoLC)607924215
Named Person: Noah, (Biblical figure); Noah (Biblical figure); Noah, (Biblical figure)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert M Best
ISBN: 0966784014 9780966784015
OCLC Number: 40998337
Description: 304 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. Myths, Legends and History --
Introduction --
2. Versions of the Flood Story --
3. Mountain or Mound? --
4. Months of Deep Water --
5. After the Barge Grounded --
6. Construction of Noah's Barge --
7. How Old Was Noah? --
8. Transmission of the Flood Story --
9. Noah's Relatives --
10. The Basic Theory --
11. Expanded Theory --
12. Answers to Objections --
13. Ark and Flood Nonsense --
14. The Source Texts --
15. Epilog --
16. Conclusions --
App. A. Interlinear translation of selected lines in Gilgamesh XI and discussion --
App. B. Chronological tables --
App. C. Possible textual corruption of Genesis 8:3a.
Responsibility: Robert M. Best.

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