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By Israel Eph'al

Exploring the army, felony, social and literary facets of historical war this learn examines the multifaceted nature of the siege phenomenon within the historic close to East. The booklet is predicated on Akkadian and biblical (and, to lesser measure, Greek, Aramaic, Egyptian, Hittite and Ugaritic) resources in addition to at the depictions on reliefs from Assyrian palaces and Egyptian temples. The research comprises lexical learn and armed forces considering and specializes in the expertise of war and human habit is a nation of emergency.

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