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Archeology of Mesopotamia
Dictionaries
The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Mesopotamia, Archaeology of Chalcolithic and Early Bronze Age
Mesopotamia, Archaeology of Chalcolithic and Early Bronze Age Offers a basic survey of the archaeology and cultural developments of the periods prior to the biblical patriarch Abraham.
Mesopotamia, Archaeology of, Middle Bronze through Iron Age
Mesopotamia, Archaeology of, Middle Bronze through Iron Age Surveys the major historical events and archaeological discoveries related to the period ranging from the time of Abraham to the Babylonian exile.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Archeology of Mesopotamia
Archeology of Mesopotamia The archeology of Mesopotamia holds special interest for Bible students because so much of the OT narrative is linked with this area. In this general vicinity the Garden of Eden was located and civilization began. Later Noah’s ark came to rest on the mountains of Ararat at
Dictionary of Christianity and Science: The Definitive Reference for the Intersection of Christian Faith and Contemporary Science
Atrahasis
ATRAHASIS. Atrahasis is an ancient Mesopotamian myth that, like Genesis 1–11, contains both a creation account as well as a flood story. As such, it, along with Enuma Elish has provided information to re-create the cultural background to the biblical text. The name Atrahasis (meaning “exceedingly wise”)