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The major building projects carried out by the Neo-Babylonian monarchs have undoubtedly made it difficult to find traces of Sennacherib’s post-kssite. Each of the major groups — Akkadians, Chaldeans, and Arameans — rarely acted as a cohesive unit, let alone in concert with the others. Possibly Sillaya had been attempting to discover where these three important Babylonian leaders stood with regard to rebellion, and whether they would support anti-Assyrian actions. Frequendy it is not even possible to tell where a letter originated, although the gods mentioned in the introductory section were often important locally and therefore provide a clue.

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Die Tempel von Babylon und Borsippa. Studies in Papyrus Amherst University bablonia Sydney Library. See Brinkman, PKB, p. Since archaeological periods are not necessarily identical to historical periods, defining such criteria may prove impossible. The most likely person to have done so was Ashurbanipal; there is, however, no contemporary evidence for this event.

Possibly it was intended to emphasize the importance of the Bit- Yakln at that time partially due to the fact that Merodach-Baladan II was ruler of Babylonia during a large part of the reign of Sargon or to indicate its disdnct geographical location. Modern period Pahlavi dynasty.

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Le Prisma du Louvre AO Exactly what these privileges entailed is uncertain; they apparently 12 Astronomical observations from about this time are reported to have been made at the cides of Akkad, Babylon, Borsippa, Cutha, Dilbat, Nippur, Uruk, and perhaps Sippar see, for example, ABL Parpola on the topic of this study added greatly to my understanding of this period of Mesopotamia history, even on matters where we disagree. As tabulated by Brinkman, when you compare the area occupied during the period with that during the periodthe greatest decline is found around the lower Diyala loss of about three-quarters of the population with less drastic declines the further south one babulonia down to the loss of only about one quarter of the population in the area around Ur ; the information would also suggest that a greater percentage of the population lived in towns and villages than in cities.


However, it is far from certain that it was the Elamites who postk-assite carried off the gods in See Bnnkman, PKB p m.

SillayareportedonactionsofNaba-u5allim sonofMeroaach-BaladanU against the Sealand here Blt-Yakin ; it is shown below that these actions probably took place between at the earliest and Musezib-Marduk, his family,’ and possibly the statue of Marduk, post-kkassite tutelary god of Babylon, were carried off to Assyria.

Although the passage is damaged at a crucial spot, CT 54 22 appears to state that there had been three different governors within the space of a single year, the latest polirical Suma-iddin.

Diaries from B. But the idea that the statue of Marduk sent to Babylon in was not the original one is hitory found in the texts from the time of Ashurbanipal or later, 23 and it is not impossible that Esarhaddon was describing the restoration of the original statue and doing so in a “mystical” way in order to associate Marduk with and under the national god of Assyria for political-ideological reasons.

During the 2nd millennium the long process began by which Indo-European peoples from the northern steppes beyond the Caucasus established themselves about Western Asia, Iran and northern India. For the suggestion that Na’id-Marduk was deposed from office for disloyalty, see p. Nevertheless, the time is now ripe for a reconsideration of the political history of Babylonia during the years Archaeological surface surveys carried out for some parts of the country have been interpreted as indicating that there was a major drop in occupation and thus presumably population in the late second and early first millennia and that it was only during the time of the Neo- Babylonian empire that the trend was reversed and the population began to increase.


Wissenschaftliche Veroffentlichungen der Deutschen Orient- Gesellschaft Medieval period Rashidun Caliphate. What happened in Babylonia during these years is the focus of this study. See also Borger, Esarh. My greatest debt of gratitude is to my parents, Norman and Edith Frame.

The body of these documents give some idea of the social and economic life of Babylonia at the time, and occasionally post-kassite to historical events e.

One of these comes from Babylon photograph on cover and two from Borsippa figs. Esarhaddon claims to have restored the privileged position held by certain old cult centres of Babylonia. Parpola kindly allowed me to make use of his own transliterations of the two documents before Livingstone’s publication appeared. Livingstone as SAA 3, nos. The Annals of Sennacherib. The destruction likely cowed the rest of Babylonia into submission poljtical this demonstration of Assyrian might may have made the new king of Elam, Humban-haltas i, unwilling to incur Assyrian enmity by attempting any military incursions into Babylonia or by stirring up rebel movements posst-kassite that land.

Although he initially refused to break his alliance orfe-agreement with the king of Assyria linesthe king of Elam appears to have changed his mind later lines The long lapse between its Submission to the University and its current appearance in this revised form is due to politicsl reasons, in addition to the pressure of other commitments.

It is likely that Hdinnutu could include freedom from certain taxes e. The compiler of the Esarhaddon chronicle may have omitted the defeat in Egypt because it reflected unfavourably on the Assyrian king.

His statement that Samas-suma-ukm was succeeded by his brother variant Sardanapallos has hsitory many scholars to identify Kandalanu with Ashurbanipal. V” in a document which mentions that Nabu-usabsi was governor LYn?

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