Portal:Ancient Near East

Ancient Near East
Class
This index lists books and texts related to the ancient Near East, generally defined as Mesopotamia, Persia, Anatolia, the Levant, as well as ancient Egypt (see Portal:Ancient Egypt), from the dawn of writing ca. 3500 BC to the Greek conquest of Alexander the Great in 330 BC.
Assyrian relief sculpture of a Lamassu - a winged bull with a bearded human head
Ancient Near East

WorksEdit

Sumerian language worksEdit

Enmerkar legends:

Lugalbanda legends:

Gilgamesh epic cycle:

Elamite language worksEdit

Akkadian language worksEdit

Hittite language worksEdit

Old KingdomEdit

New KingdomEdit

Ugaritic language worksEdit

Avestan language worksEdit

Hebrew language worksEdit

Aramaic language worksEdit

Old Persian language worksEdit

Ancient writings about the ancient Near EastEdit

Modern writings about the ancient Near EastEdit

See alsoEdit