Babylonian Liver Omens

The Chapters Manzazu, Padanu and Pan Takalti of the Babylonian Extispicy Series mainly from Assurbanipal's Library

Ulla Koch-Westenholz

Babylonian Liver Omens
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Ulla Koch-Westenholz

Distributed for Museum Tusculanum Press

580 pages
Cloth $121.00 ISBN: 9788772896205 Published June 2000 NFS UK, IRELAND, AND SCANDINAVIA
The canonical version of the Babylonian omen series concerned with barûtu - extispicy (divination from entrails of sheep) - consisted of ten chapters or sub-series, and are among the first intellectual adventures of Ancient Man into the field of science.
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