Occasional Publications No. 1

OP 1EMERY AND CLAIRE YASS PUBLICATIONS IN ARCHAEOLOGY
TEL AVIV 1993

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RAPHAEL KUTSCHER MEMORIAL VOLUME

Edited by A.F. Rainey

ISBN 965-440-002-2
245 pages, 9 photographic plates.
Paperback. Price: $25.00

Table of Contents

Foreword
Raphael Kutscher In Memoriam
Bibliography of Professor Raphael Kutscher

Mari and the Origin of Prophecy
Moshe Anbar

EA 43, An (Almost) Forgotten Amarna Letter
Pinhas Artzi

The Babylonian Forerunner of a Mandaic Formula
Jonas C. Greenfield

Sumerian Religion
William W. Hallo

Temporary Temples
Victor Avigdor Horowitz

New Readings in the Amarna Versions of Adapa and Nergal and Ereshkigal
Shlomo Izre’el

Notes on the Word lú
Thorkild Jacobsen

Suppiluliuma I: The Early Years of His Career
Aharon Kempinski

Additional Notes to “The Marriage of Martu”
Jacob Klein

Über Einige “Zusammengesetze Verben” im Sumerischen
Joachim Krecher

On the Early Toponomy of Sumer: A Contribution to the Study of Early Mesopotamian Writing
Piotr Michalowski

Some Aspects of Literary Design in the Ancient Near Eastern Epic
Frank Polak

Manasseh, King of Judah, in the Whirlpool of the Seventh Century B.C.E.
Anson F. Rainey

Seven Emar Tablets
Marcel Sigrist

A Hittite Signet Ring from Tel Nami
Itamar Singer

The Adoption Laws of Codex of Hammurabi
Raymond Westbrook

Writing for Posterity: Naram-Sin and Enmerkar
Joan Goodnick Westenholtz

Hurrians As Well As Individuals Bearing Hurrian and Strange Names in Sumerian Sources
Ran Zadok