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The Resource The buried foundation of the Gilgamesh epic : the Akkadian Huwawa narrative, by Daniel E. Fleming and Sara J. Milstein

The buried foundation of the Gilgamesh epic : the Akkadian Huwawa narrative, by Daniel E. Fleming and Sara J. Milstein

Label
The buried foundation of the Gilgamesh epic : the Akkadian Huwawa narrative
Title
The buried foundation of the Gilgamesh epic
Title remainder
the Akkadian Huwawa narrative
Statement of responsibility
by Daniel E. Fleming and Sara J. Milstein
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Based on contrasting characterization and narrative logic between the central Huwawa episode and the remaining material for the earliest Akkadian Gilgamesh, this book challenges the accepted notion that the famous epic was composed without recourse to a previous Akkadian narrative
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fleming, Daniel E
Dewey number
892/.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PJ3771.G6
LC item number
F57 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1978-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Milstein, Sara J.
Series statement
Cuneiform monographs,
Series volume
v. 39
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Epic poetry, Assyro-Babylonian
  • Assyriology
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Assyriology
  • Epic poetry, Assyro-Babylonian
  • Rezeption
  • Akkadisch
Label
The buried foundation of the Gilgamesh epic : the Akkadian Huwawa narrative, by Daniel E. Fleming and Sara J. Milstein
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Abbreviations; Table 1: Early Second-Millennium Gilgamesh Narrative; Table 2: Reconstructed Relationships between Early Second-Millennium Gilgamesh Compositions; Foreword; Chapter One Introduction; Chapter Two Enkidu's First Steppe: Competing Portraits of Enkidu in Yale and Penn; Chapter Three Defining the Bounds of the Akkadian Huwawa Narrative; Chapter Four From Sumerian to Akkadian: Major Innovations in the Akkadian Huwawa Tale; Chapter Five Behind Penn: Old Babylonian Introductions to the Huwawa Narrative and to the Epic; Chapter Six Conclusion; Bibliography
Control code
695982080
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 227 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789047440833
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)695982080
Label
The buried foundation of the Gilgamesh epic : the Akkadian Huwawa narrative, by Daniel E. Fleming and Sara J. Milstein
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Abbreviations; Table 1: Early Second-Millennium Gilgamesh Narrative; Table 2: Reconstructed Relationships between Early Second-Millennium Gilgamesh Compositions; Foreword; Chapter One Introduction; Chapter Two Enkidu's First Steppe: Competing Portraits of Enkidu in Yale and Penn; Chapter Three Defining the Bounds of the Akkadian Huwawa Narrative; Chapter Four From Sumerian to Akkadian: Major Innovations in the Akkadian Huwawa Tale; Chapter Five Behind Penn: Old Babylonian Introductions to the Huwawa Narrative and to the Epic; Chapter Six Conclusion; Bibliography
Control code
695982080
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 227 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789047440833
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)695982080

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