Babylonian and Assyrian Laws, Contracts and Letters
Format: Scanned PDF
Pages (PDF): 451
Publication Date: 1904
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If you've ever wanted to find out about how these ancient civilisations went about legal type things; then this is the book for you. An extremely comprehensive examination of all aspects of the legal constitution. Chapters include: The Earliest Babylonian Laws; The Code of Hammurabi; Judges, Law-Courts, and Legal Processes; Divorce and Desertion; Slavery; Obligations and Rights of Children; Private Letters of the First Dynasty of Babylon; Sennacherib's Letters to His Father, Sargon; Accounts and Business Documents; Courtship and Marriage; and much more.
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