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Late Achaemenid and Hellenistic Babylon

by T. Boiy

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Published by Peeters in Leuven, Dudley, MA .
Written in English

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      This study presents the famous city of Babylon in its latest phase of occupation: from the end of the Achaemenid period (second half of the fourth century B.C.), during the reign of Alexander, the Successors, the Seleucid and Arsacid dynasty until the very end of cuneiform literature and other historical sources (around third-fourth century AD). It contains first of all a survey of the available Classical and Oriental sources (chapter 1), a topography of the city (chapter 2), an overview of political events and Babylon"s role in the Empire (chapter 3). Furthermore Babylon"s institutions (chapter 4), its social and economic (chapter 5), religious (chapter 6) and cultural (chapter 7) life are discussed. Finally, Babylon"s legacy and its significance for later cultures appears in chapter 8.

      Edition Notes

      Statementby T. Boiy.
      SeriesOrientalia Lovaniensia analecta ;
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS70.5.B3 B65 2004
      The Physical Object
      FormatHardcover
      Paginationxx, 385 p.:
      Number of Pages385
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3302945M
      ISBN 109042914491
      ISBN 10978-9042914490
      LC Control Number2004043518

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      The other is the most important temple in Uruk during the late Achemenid and Hellenistic periods. The contributors undertake detailed studies of this material to explore the scholarly practices of individuals, the connection between different scholarly genres, and the exchange of knowledge between scholars in the city and scholars in other.   In BCE, Cyrus the Younger, Satrap of Lydia, Phrygia, and Cappadocia, staged a coup against his brother Artaxerxes II (– BCE) with the help of 10, Greek mercenaries who returned home when the coup failed. The information they brought back paved the way for the triumphant arrival of Alexander the Great in BCE.

      The Achaemenid Empire (/ ə ˈ k iː m ə n ɪ d /), also called the First Persian Empire, was an ancient Iranian empire based in Western Asia founded by Cyrus the g at its greatest extent from the Balkans and Eastern Europe proper in the west to the Indus Valley in the east, it was larger than any previous empire in history, spanning million square l: Babylon (main capital), Pasargadae, Ecbatana, . There is enough archeological evidence to prove that Babylon was still inhabited until 2nd century AD Read the book “Late Achaemenid and Hellenistic Babylon” by T. BOIY, page Find this book at google reads. Therefore 1 Peter talks about literal Babylon. Not Rome!


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This study presents the famous city of Babylon in its latest phase of occupation: from the end of the Achaemenid period (second half of the fourth century B.C.), during the reign of Alexander, the Successors, the Seleucid and Arsacid dynasty until the very end of cuneiform literature and other historical sources (around third-fourth century AD).

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Leuven ; Dudley, MA: Peeters, © This study presents the famous city of Babylon in its latest phase of occupation: from the end of the Achaemenid period (second half of the fourth century B.C.), during the reign of Alexander, the Successors, the Seleucid and Arsacid dynasty until the very end of cuneiform literature and other historical sources (around third-fourth century AD).Cited by: Late Achaemenid and Hellenistic Babylon Boiy, Tom.

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