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Myths of Babylonia and Assyria

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Myths of Babylonia and Assyria
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Publisher: The Gresham Publishing Company
ISBN/ASIN: 1410217191
Number of pages: 664

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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.

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