Author: Karen Rhea Nemet-Nejat
Travel the "land between the rivers" at the bedrock of history and
glean invaluable background on the Old Testament world! Exploring the
ancient civilizations of Sumer, Babylonia, and Assyria, Yale scholar
Nemet-Nejat offers vivid details about home life, food, science,
politics, warfare, recreation, religion, and more---taken from the
ancients' own descriptions. Authoritative, illustrated, and lively.