Book: The Oath in Babylonian and Assyrian Literature
Author: Samuel A. B. Mercer





The Oath in Babylonian and Assyrian Literature By Samuel A. B. Mercer

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Pages (PDF): 134
Publication Date: 1912

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With An Appendix On The Goddess Esh-Ghanna. From the Preface: 'In the following study I have tried to record every independent occurrence of an oath in all kinds of literature.' Chapters include: Oaths in Babylonian and Assyrian Literature arranged chronologically; Discussion of Technical Terms; General Nature of the Babylonian and Assyrian Oath; and, General Ritual of the Babylonian and Assyrian Oath.