Toward the Image of Tammuz and Other Essays on Mesopotamian History and Culture
In this volume, William L. Moran has collected seventeen of Jacobsen's widely scattered essays. Dealing with religion, history, culture, government, economics, and grammar, these pieces are representative of all aspects of Jacobsen's work, but stress his studies in history and religion, the fields in which he made his most important contributions to our knowledge of Mesopo...more
Paperback, 507 pages
Published May 1st 2008 by Wipf & Stock Publishers
(first published December 31st 1970)
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Thorkild Jacobsen (7 June 1904 – 2 May 1993) was a renowned historian specializing in Assyriology and Sumerian literature. He was one of the foremost scholars on the ancient Near East.More about Thorkild Jacobsen...