Dina Roginsky
Raphael Patai & Haya Bar-Itzhak
Benjamin Foster
Kevin van Bladel
Kevin van Bladel
This historical study argues that the Mandaean religion originated under Sasanid rule in the fifth century, not earlier as has been widely accepted. It analyzes primary sources in Syriac, Mandaic, and Arabic to clarify...
Eckart Frahm
The civilization of ancient Mesopotamia spanned more than 3000 years; together with that of ancient Egypt, its record constitutes nothing less than the first half of history. Hundreds of thousands of cuneiform texts,...
Dimitri Gutas