Anthology of Classical Myth : Primary Sources in Translation

Anthology of Classical Myth : Primary Sources in Translation

Book Title: Anthology of Classical Myth : Primary Sources in Translation

Author: Virgil

Format: Paperback | 680 pages

Publication Date: 15 Sep 2016

ISBN-13: 9781624664977

This new edition of Anthology of Classical Myth offers selections from key Near Eastern texts--the Babylonian Epic of Gilgamesh, Epic of Creation (Enuma Elish), and Atrahasis; the Hittite Song of Emergence; and the flood story from the book of Genesis--thereby enabling students to explore the many similarities between ancient Greek and Mesopotamian mythology and enhancing its reputation as the best and most complete collection of its kind.