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Published: 25 July 2019

320 Pages | 87 illus., plus maps and tables

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190903015

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Exemplars of Kingship

Art, Tradition, and the Legacy of the Akkadians

Melissa Eppihimer

  • Examines the Akkadian legacy as a visual phenomenon, not just a textual one
  • Challenges long-held ideas about visual traditions in Mesopotamia
  • Presents a wealth of diverse visual evidence, including rarely-photographed seals and steles