Ashurbanipal's Library and Gilgamesh

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Ashurbanipal's Library and Gilgamesh

2018
28 mins

Here, discover the intellectual King Ashurbanipal whose library is one of the first in recorded history. In it, find clay tablets recording omens from the gods, as well as the world's oldest epic poem, The Epic of Gilgamesh.

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Amanda H. Podany