Recent publications 2012

A list of recent Assyriological publications. Last updated 23 January 2013.

Anatolica
Anatolica XXXVIII. NINO: Leiden 2012

Andersson, J.
Kingship in the Early Mesopotamian Onomasticon 2800–2200 BCE. Studia Semitica Upsaliensia 28, Uppsala 2012.

Baker, H.D., Kaniuth, K., and Otto, A. (eds)
Stories of Long Ago. Festschrift für Michael D. Roaf. Alter Orient und Altes Testament 397, Ugarit-Verlag: Münster 2012.

Barjamovic, G., Hertel, T. and Larsen, M.T.
Ups and downs at Kanesh. Chronology, History and Society in the Old Assyrian Period. Old Assyrian Archives, Studies, Volume 5. (PIHANS 120), NINO: Leiden 2012

Ben-Dov, J., Horowitz, W. and Steele, J.M. (eds)
Living the Lunar Calendar. Oxbow Books: Oxford 2012

Bock, U.
“Von seiner Kindheit bis zum Erwachsenenalter” – Die Darstellung der Kindheit des Herrschers in mesopotamischen und kleinasiatischen Herrscherinschriften und literarischen Texten. Alter Orient und Altes Testament 383, Münster 2012.

Boiy, T., Bretschneider, J., Goddeeris, A., Hameeuw, H., Jans, G. and Tavernier, J. (eds)
The Ancient Near East, A Life! Festschrift Karel Van Lerberghe. Orientalia Lovaniensia Analecta 220. Peeters: Leuven/Paris/Walpole, MA 2012.

Da Riva, R.
The Twin Inscriptions of Nebuchadnezzar at Brisa (Wadi esh-Sharbin, Lebanon). A Historical and Philological Study. Archiv für Orientforschung, Beiheft 32, Wien 2012.

De Groot, A.H. 
The Ottoman Empire and the Dutch Republic. A History of the Earliest Diplomatic Relations 1610-1630 (revised edition) (PIHANS 122), NINO: Leiden 2012

Del Olmo Lete, G., Vidal, J. and Wyatt, N. (eds)
The Perfumes of Seven Tamarisks. Studies in Honour of Wilfred G. E. Watson. Alter Orient und Altes Testament 394, Münster 2012.

Devecchi, E. (ed.)
Palaeography and scribal practices in Syro-Palestine and Anatolia in the Late Bronze Age. Papers read at a symposium in Leiden, 17-18 December 2009 (PIHANS 119), NINO: Leiden 2012.

Dezső, T.
The Assyrian Army 1: The Structure of the Neo-Assyrian Army, 1. Infantry. Eötvös University Press: Budapest 2012

Dezső, T.
The Assyrian Army 1: The Structure of the Neo-Assyrian Army, 2. Cavalry and Chariotry. Eötvös University Press: Budapest 2012 

van Egmond, W.S. and van Soldt, W.H. (eds.)
Theory and Practice of Knowledge transfer. Studies in School Education in the Ancient Near East and Beyond, Papers read at a Symposium in Leiden, 17-19 December 2008. (PIHANS 121), NINO: Leiden 2012

Galil, G., Gilboa, A., Maeir, A.M., and Kahn, D. (eds)
The Ancient Near East in the 12th-10th Centuries BCE. Culture and History. Proceedings of the International Conference held at the University of Haifa, 2-5 May, 2010. Alter Orient und Altes Testament 392, Ugarit-Verlag: Münster 2012.

Gehlken, E.
Weather Omens of Enūma Anu Enlil. Thunderstorms, Wind and Rain (Tablets 44-49). Cuneiform Monographs 43, Brill Leiden, Boston 2012.

Houston, S.D. (et al)
The Shape of Script. How and Why Writing Systems Change. School for Advanced Research Advanced Seminar Series, Santa Fe 2012.

Huehnergard, J.
An Introduction to Ugaritic. Hendrickson Publishers: Peabody/MA 2012.

Jamieson, A.
Tell Ahmar III. Neo-Assyrian Pottery from Area C. Ancient Near Eastern Studies, Supplement 35, Peeters: Leuven 2012.

Kämmerer, T.R. and Metzler, K.A.
Das babylonische Weltschöpfungsepos Enūma elîš. Alter Orient und Altes Testament 375, Münster.

Kaper, O.E. (ed.)
Colours of the Oasis. Artists and the Archaeology of Dakhleh Oasis, Egypt, NINO: Leiden 2012

Krebernik, M. 
Götter und Mythen des Alten Orients. C.H. Beck Wissen. Becksche Reihe 2708. München: Verlag C.H. Beck, 2012

Maggio, M.
L’ornementation des dieux à l’époque paléo-babylonienne. Étude du matériel ayant appartenu aux dieux d’après des documents de la pratique. Réflexions sur le don, l’ornementation des statues divines et la conservation des objects précieux. Alter Orient und Altes Testament 393, Ugarit-Verlag: Münster 2012.

Mathisen, R.W.
Ancient Mediterranean Civilizations. From Prehistory to 640 CE. Oxford University Press: Oxford 2012.

Matoïan, V., Al-Maqdissi, M. and Calvet, Y. (eds)
Études Ougaritiques II. Ras Shamra – Ougarit XX, Leuven / Paris / Walpole.

May, N.N., ed.
Iconoclasm and Text Destruction in the Ancient Near East and Beyond. Oriental Institute Seminars 8. Chicago, 2012.

Mittermayer, C., Ecklin, S. eds.
Altorientalische Studien zu Ehren von Pascal Attinger. OBO 256. Fribourg: Academic Pres & Göttingen: Vandenhoek&Ruprecht, 2012.
ISBN 978-7278-1724-3 (Academic Press)
ISBN 978-525-54379-5 (V&R)

Moghaddam, A.
Later Village Period Settlement Development in the Karun River Basin, Upper Khuzestan Plain, Greater Susiana, Iran. BAR International Series 2347, Information Press: Oxford 2012.

Mousavi, A.
Persepolis. Discovery and Afterlife of a World Wonder. De Gruyter: Boston/Berlin 2012.

Ossendrijver, M.
Babylonian Mathematical Astronomy: Procedure Texts. Sources and Studies in the History of Mathematics and Physical Sciences, New York / Heidelberg / Dordrecht / London.

Paoletti, P.
Der König und sein Kreis. Das staatliche Schatzarchiv der III. Dynastie von Ur. Biblioteca del Próximo Oriente Antiguo 10, Barcelona.

Quenet, P., al-Maqdissi, M. (eds)
“L’Heure Immobile” Entre Ciel et Terre. Mélanges en l’Honneur d’Antoine Souleiman. Subartu XXXI, Brepols 2012.

Reallexikon
Reallexikon der Assyriologie und Vorderasiatischen Archäologie Bd. 13/3-4. Berlin, de Gruyter, 2012.

Reallexikon
Reallexikon der Assyriologie und Vorderasiatischen Archäologie Bd. 13/5-6. Berlin, de Gruyter, 2012.

Richter, T. and Lange, S.
Das Archiv des Idadda. Die Keilschrifttexte aus den deutsch-syrischen Ausgrabungen 2001-2003 im Königspalast von Qaṭna. Qaṭna Studien 3, Harrassowitz Verlag: Wiesbaden 2012.

Rüster, C., Wilhelm, G.
Landschenkungsurkunden hethitischer Könige. Studien zu den Bağazköy-Texten. Beiheft 4. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz Verlag, 2012

Sandowicz, M.
Oaths and Curses. A Study in Neo- and Late Babylonian Legal Formulary. Alter Orient und Altes Testament 398. Ugarit-Verlag: Münster 2012.

Saporetti, C.
Prestiti Privati. Dei Mezzi Ufficiali di Scambio nel Periodo Medio-Assiro. Collana di Studi Mesopotamici 1, Aracne Rome 2012.

Schmid, K., ed.
Schöpfung. UTB 3514. Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, 2012.
(pp. 17-70: A. Zgoll, Welt Götter und Menschen in den Schöpfungsentwürfen des antiken Mesopotamien).

Stern, S.
Calendars in Antiquity. Empires, States, & Societies. Oxford.

Stronach, D. and Mousavi, A. (eds)
Ancient Iran from the Air. Philipp von Zabern: Darmstadt/Mainz 2012.

Wilcke, C.
The Sumerian Poem Enmerkar and En-suḫkeš-ana: Epic, Play, Or?. Stagecraft at the Turn from the Third to the Second Millennium B.C. With a score edition and a Transliteration of the Text. American Oriental Series. Essay 12. New Haven, Connecticut 2012.

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Wilhelm, G., ed.
Organization, Representation and Symbols of Power in the Ancient Near East. Proceedings of the 54th Rencontre Assyriologique Internationale. Winona Lake: Eisenbrauns, 2012.

Wilson, K.L. (et al)
Bismaya: Recovering the Lost City of Adab. Oriental Institute Publications 138, Chicago.

Worthington, M.
Principles of Akkadian Textual Criticism. Studies in Ancient Near Eastern Records 1, De Gruyter: Boston/Berlin 2012.

Zelig Aster, S.
The Unbeatable Light. Melammu and Its Biblical Parallels. Alter Orient und Altes Testament 384, Ugarit-Verlag: Münster 2012.

 

Sources:

University of Oxford. (2012). Recent publications in Assyriology. Available: http://cdli.ox.ac.uk/wiki/recent_publications. Last accessed January 16th 2013.

Netherlands Institute for the Near East. (2012). Recent NINO publications. Available: http://www.nino-leiden.nl/publications.aspx?id=2. Last accessed 17th Nov 2012.