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    DescriptionHere is a complete translation of all the published cuneiform tablets of the various Babylonian creation stories, of both the Semitic Babylonian and the Sumerian material. Each creation account is preceded by a brief introduction dealing with the age and provenance of the tablets, the aim and purpose of the story, etc. Also included is a translation and discussion of two Babylonian creation versions written in Greek. The final chapter presents a detailed examination of the Babylonian creation accounts in their relation to our Old Testament literature.


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    Title
    Babylonian Genesis
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Alexander Heidel
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 165
    Width: 135 mm
    Height: 201 mm
    Thickness: 13 mm
    Weight: 181 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780226323992
    ISBN 10: 0226323994
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC subject category V2: HBG
    BIC E4L: CUS
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T6.7
    B&T General Subject: 690
    LC subject heading:
    BIC subject category V2: HRA, JFHF
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 15400
    Ingram Subject Code: SO
    Libri: I-SO
    BIC subject category V2: HRQ
    BISAC V2.8: SOC000000
    Ingram Theme: APPR/RDRCAT
    BISAC V2.8: REL017000
    ECPA Christian Book Category: GNRORLCPR
    B&T Merchandise Category: UP
    BISAC V2.8: HIS002000
    LC subject heading:
    DC21: 299.21
    LC subject heading: ,
    DC22: 299.219
    LC classification: BS1236 .H4 1951
    LC subject heading: ,
    LC classification: BS1236.H4
    Thema V1.0: JBGB, NHB, QRA, QRY
    Edition
    2
    Edition statement
    2nd edition
    Publisher
    The University of Chicago Press
    Imprint name
    University of Chicago Press
    Publication date
    01 September 1963
    Publication City/Country
    Chicago, IL
    Author Information
    Alexander Heidel was at the time of his death in 1955 on the research staff of the Oriental Institute, University of Chicago.