Mesopotamia is credited with the invention of writing and of agriculture, and so is seen as the cradle of civilisation . The dazzling quality of the art of the Sumerians, Akkadian. Hittite, Assyrian and Persian empires speaks to the present about the culture and belief systems of these peoples.

Ancient Near East 1998, Brecourt Academic, Paris, France

ISBN-13: 9782879391526

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