Ebla : a New Look at History

Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1991. First American edition. Hardcover. Octavo ( standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of dj and boards. 290 p. w/ maps, tables, appendices, building layouts, bibliography, index. A detailed look at this city state in present day western Syria, discovered in 1964 by Italian archaeologists. The author was one of the two paleographers instrumental in decipering the Eblaite language from some 20,000 cunieform tablets found at the site, though some of his translation have proved controversial at times. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. Item #13289

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