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    • Back to the future (Chapter 9) 

      Thelle, Rannfrid I. (Taylor & Francis, 2019)
      The final chapter assesses the impact of the encounter between the received Babylon and the excavated Babylon on our knowledge and understanding of Babylon. The discussion leads into a reflection on the significance of ...
    • Discovering Babylon 

      Thelle, Rannfrid I. (Taylor & Francis, 2019)
      This volume presents Babylon as it has been passed down through Western culture: through the Bible, classical texts, in Medieval travel accounts, and through depictions of the Tower motif in art. It then details the discovery ...
    • Discovering Babylon (Preface) 

      Thelle, Rannfrid I. (Taylor & Francis, 2019)
      This volume presents Babylon as it has been passed down through Western culture: through the Bible, classical texts, in Medieval travel accounts, and through depictions of the Tower motif in art. It then details the discovery ...
    • The discovery of Mesopotamia (Chapter 5) 

      Thelle, Rannfrid I. (Taylor & Francis, 2019)
      The 19th century’s archaeological discovery of Mesopotamia took place in the context of Enlightenment ideals, European nationalism, and the race to colonize both new lands and their ancient pasts. Assyria was the first ...