History begins at Sumer / Samuel Noah Kramer.


Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1959.

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Standard Title From the tablets of Sumer
Subjects Civilisation sumeĢrienne.
Sumerians.
Series Doubleday anchor books ; A175.
Description 247 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm.
Copyright Date 1959.
Notes Published in 1956 under title: From the tablets of Sumer.
Also issued online.
Contents Education: First schools -- Schooldays: First case of "Apple-polishing" -- Father and son: First case of juvenile delinquency -- International affairs: First "War of Nerves" -- Government: First bicameral congress -- Civil War in Sumer: First historian -- Social reform: First case of tax reduction -- Law codes: First "Moses" -- Justice: First legal precedent -- Medicine: First pharmacopoeia -- Agriculture: First" Farmer's almanac" -- Horticulture: First experiment in shade-tree gardening -- Philosophy: Man's first cosmogony and cosmology -- Ethics: First moral ideals -- Suffering and submission: First "Job" -- Wisdom: First proverbs and sayings -- "Aesopica": First animal fables -- Logomachy: First literary debates -- Paradise: First biblical parallels -- Flood: First "Noah" -- Hades: First tale of resurrection -- Slaying of the dragon: First "St. George" -- Tales of Gilgamesh: First case of literary borrowing -- Epic literature: Man's first heroic age -- To the royal bridegroom: First love song -- Book lists: First library catalogue -- World peace and harmony: Man's first golden age.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)399048
(OCoLC)ocm00399048
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WorldCat Identities Kramer, Samuel Noah, 1897-1990.
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