Logo

Myths of Babylonia and Assyria

Large book cover: Myths of Babylonia and Assyria

Myths of Babylonia and Assyria
by

Publisher: The Gresham Publishing Company
ISBN/ASIN: 1410217191
Number of pages: 664

Description:
Donald A. MacKenzie (1873-1936) was a Scottish journalist and prolific writer on religion, mythology and anthropology in the early 20th century. This volume deals with the myths and legends of Babylonia and Assyria, and as these reflect the civilization in which they developed, a historical narrative has been provided, beginning with the early Sumerian Age and concluding with the periods of the Persian and Grecian Empires. Over thirty centuries of human progress are thus passed under review.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(multiple formats)

Download mirrors:
Mirror 1
Mirror 2
Mirror 3

Similar books

Book cover: Homer and His AgeHomer and His Age
by - eBooks@Adelaide
The aim of 'Homer and His Age' is to prove that the Homeric Epics as wholes and apart from passages gravely suspected in antiquity present a perfectly harmonious picture of the entire life and civilization of one single age.
(7532 views)
Book cover: The Story of Alexander's EmpireThe Story of Alexander's Empire
by - Putnam
The story of the conquests of Alexander has been told many times, but the history of the portions of the great Empire that he founded, how they lost their independence, and finally were absorbed into the dominions of Rome, is less well known.
(4150 views)
Book cover: Ancient Civilizations of Mexico and Central AmericaAncient Civilizations of Mexico and Central America
by
Written by an expert on the topic and provides a concise history of the ancient cultures of Mexico and Central America. Any interested in early anthropology works will relish this survey, essential to a beginning study of the region and its history.
(11924 views)
Book cover: The Religion of Babylonia and AssyriaThe Religion of Babylonia and Assyria
by - Archard Constable and Co.
The religion of the Babylonians and Assyrians was the polytheistic faith professed by the peoples inhabiting the Tigris and Euphrates valleys from the dawn of history until the Christian era began, the period covered is about 5000 years.
(11837 views)