By Sabine Franke

ISBN-10: 1473834341

ISBN-13: 9781473834347

Sabina Franke has collected the easiest tales of historical close to japanese literature surrounding the Mesopotamian gods, males and kings. This ebook takes the reader on a trip again to the beginning of literature in Mesopotamia, which turns out to us up to now and but so near.

Fairy stories, myths and epics of historic close to jap literature are nonetheless capable of attraction readers this day and make allowance us to delve into the attention-grabbing lifetime of the traditional close to East. This ebook contains fables resembling the the teeth computer virus which motives the teeth ache in addition to the nice fable of Innanas which describes the transition of the goddess Ishtar into the underworld. There also are lifestyle tales corresponding to that of a scholar and the Sumerian incantations opposed to a crying baby.

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