Slaves or not, Babylonians were much like us, says book

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by Jan van der Crabben
published on 12 January 2012

They got married, had children, made beer. Although they lived 3,500 years ago in Nippur, Babylonia, in many ways they seem like us. Whether they were also slaves is a hotly contested question which Jonathan Tenney, assistant professor of ancient Near Eastern... [continue reading]

Posted by Jan van der Crabben on January 12, 2012, 16:46.


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