The Amarna Letters

"The acknowledged master of these texts is William Moran, who produced a complete re-edition of the tablets, in French, in 1987. The Amarna Letters is a revised version of this, done into English.

The Amarna Letters

"The acknowledged master of these texts is William Moran, who produced a complete re-edition of the tablets, in French, in 1987. The Amarna Letters is a revised version of this, done into English. Open it, and hear these voices from a vanished empire speak after three and a half millennia." -- Times Literary Supplement

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The Amarna Letters
Language: en
Pages: 393
Authors: William L. Moran
Categories: Akkadian language
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992 - Publisher:

"The acknowledged master of these texts is William Moran, who produced a complete re-edition of the tablets, in French, in 1987. The Amarna Letters is a revised version of this, done into English. Open it, and hear these voices from a vanished empire speak after three and a half millennia."
The Amarna Letters
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Scriptural Research Institute
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-01-05 - Publisher: Scriptural Research Institute

The Amarna Letters are a collection of clay tablets found in the ruins of El Amarna, Egypt, in the 1880s. The city of El Amarna was built by the Pharaoh Akhenaten, during his religious reforms in the 1340s BC, but was then abandoned after he died and Egypt reverted to
The Amarna Letters
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Scriptual Research Institute
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-01-06 - Publisher: Digital Ink Productions

The Amarna Letters are a collection of clay tablets found in the ruins of El Amarna, Egypt, in the 1880s. The city of El Amarna was built by the Pharaoh Akhenaten, during his religious reforms in the 1340s BC, but was then abandoned after he died and Egypt reverted to
Canaanite Scribes in the Amarna Letters
Language: en
Pages: 179
Authors: Juan-Pablo Vita
Categories: Akkadian language
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015 - Publisher: Ugarit Verlag

The Amarna letters, cuneiform tablets dating from the mid-14th century that were found at the site of Achetaton, constitute the most significant historical source in the study of international relations in the ancient Near East in the 14th century BC. Most of the Amarna letters are written in Canaano-Akkadian, and
The Verb in the Amarna Letters from Canaan
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Krzysztof J. Baranowski
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-12-05 - Publisher: Penn State Press

The Amarna letters from Canaan offer us a unique glimpse of the historical and linguistic panorama of the Levant in the middle of the fourteenth century BCE. Their evidence regarding verbs is crucial for the historical and comparative study of the Semitic languages. Proper evaluation of this evidence requires an