Babylonian Language

Rising Time Schemes in Babylonian Astronomy (SpringerBriefs in History of Science and Technology) [Repost]

Rising Time Schemes in Babylonian Astronomy (SpringerBriefs in History of Science and Technology) by John M. Steele
English | 27 Mar. 2017 | ISBN: 3319552201 | 120 Pages | PDF | 2.01 MB

This revealing work examines an approach from ancient astronomy to what was then a particularly important question, namely that of understanding the relationship between the position in the ecliptic and the time it takes for a fixed-length of the ecliptic beginning at that point to rise above the eastern horizon.

Unexpected Links Between Egyptian and Babylonian Mathematics (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at June 15, 2017
Unexpected Links Between Egyptian and Babylonian Mathematics (repost)

Unexpected Links Between Egyptian and Babylonian Mathematics by Joran Friberg
English | ISBN: 9812563288 | 2005 | PDF | 307 pages | 3 MB

Conditional Structures in Mesopotamian Old Babylonian (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at April 25, 2017
Conditional Structures in Mesopotamian Old Babylonian (repost)

Conditional Structures in Mesopotamian Old Babylonian by Eran Cohen
English | 2012 | ISBN: 1575062224 | 198 pages | PDF | 3 MB

Rising Time Schemes in Babylonian Astronomy  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at March 23, 2017
Rising Time Schemes in Babylonian Astronomy

Rising Time Schemes in Babylonian Astronomy By John M. Steele
English | PDF | 2017 | 115 Pages | ISBN : 3319552201 | 2.01 MB

This revealing work examines an approach from ancient astronomy to what was then a particularly important question, namely that of understanding the relationship between the position in the ecliptic and the time it takes for a fixed-length of the ecliptic beginning at that point to rise above the eastern horizon.
The Unfolding of Language: An Evolutionary Tour of Mankind's Greatest Invention (repost)

Guy Deutscher, "The Unfolding of Language: An Evolutionary Tour of Mankind's Greatest Invention"
ISBN: 0805079076, 0805080120 | 2005 | EPUB | 368 pages | 3 MB

The Unfolding of Language: An Evolutionary Tour of Mankind's Greatest Invention  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Dec. 21, 2016
The Unfolding of Language: An Evolutionary Tour of Mankind's Greatest Invention

Guy Deutscher, "The Unfolding of Language: An Evolutionary Tour of Mankind's Greatest Invention"
ISBN: 0805079076, 0805080120 | 2005 | EPUB | 368 pages | 3 MB

A Traveling Homeland: The Babylonian Talmud as Diaspora  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at Feb. 7, 2016
A Traveling Homeland: The Babylonian Talmud as Diaspora

Daniel Boyarin, "A Traveling Homeland: The Babylonian Talmud as Diaspora"
English | ISBN: 0812247248 | 2015 | 192 pages | PDF | 3 MB

Nathan Wasserman, "Style and Form in Old-Babylonian Literary Texts"  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by TimMa at Jan. 18, 2016
Nathan Wasserman, "Style and Form in Old-Babylonian Literary Texts"

Nathan Wasserman, "Style and Form in Old-Babylonian Literary Texts"
Publisher: Brill | 2002 | ISBN: 9004124047 | English | PDF | 239 pages | 44.9 Mb

Basing himself on a careful study of all hitherto published (and some unpublished) Old-Babylonian literary texts - roughly 270 different compositions of all literary genres - Dr. Wasserman systematically leads the reader to a number of insightful conclusions regarding distinctive style and outstanding features of the Old-Babylonian literary system (as opposed to everyday texts, such as letters). …
M. Sokoloff, "A Dictionary of Jewish Babylonian Aramaic of the Talmudic and Geonic Periods"

M. Sokoloff, "A Dictionary of Jewish Babylonian Aramaic of the Talmudic and Geonic Periods"
Bar Ilan Un.Pr. | 2002 | ISBN: 9652262609/0801872332 | English/Jewish/Aramaic | PDF | 1582 pages | 84.8 Mb

The first new dictionary of Jewish Babylonian Aramaic in a century, this towering scholarly achievement provides a complete lexicon of the entire vocabulary used in both literary and epigraphic sources from the Jewish community in Babylon from the third century C.E. to the twelfth century. …

Following the Man of Yamhad: Settlement and Territory at Old Babylonian Alalah  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Jan. 2, 2016
Following the Man of Yamhad: Settlement and Territory at Old Babylonian Alalah

Following the Man of Yamhad: Settlement and Territory at Old Babylonian Alalah (Culture and History of the Ancient Near East, Book 75) by Jacob Lauinger
English | 2015 | ISBN: 9004290931 | 447 pages | PDF | 1,7 MB