King Hammurabi of Babylon: A Biography
This is the first biography in English of King Hammurabi, who ruled Babylon from 1792 to 1750 BC and presents a rounded view of his accomplishments.
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A Biography 1 The Early Years
A Biography 2 The Defeat of Elam
A Biography 3 The Annexation of Larsa
A Biography 4 The Overthrow of Eshnunna
A Biography 5 Supremacy in the North
A Biography 6 The Sack of Mari
A Biography 7 Governing the New State
A Biography 8 Hammurabi the Lawgiver
A Biography 9 Hammurabis Character
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Adad Akkadian ally Amorite Amurru ancient ARM XXVI/2 ARM XXVII army Atamrum attack Babylonian centuries conquered conquest defeat diplomatic diviner Durand dynasty east Ekallatum Elam’s Elamite enemy Euphrates example excavated father fields gods grain Hammurabi’s code Hammurabi’s reign Ibal-pi-El inscription Ishme-Dagan kilometers King Hammurabi king of Babylon king of Eshnunna king of Mari king’s land Larsa law code letter lines Lord Lord’s Malgium Mankisum Marduk Mari’s messengers military northern Mesopotamia official palace political region report to Zimri-Lim Rim-Sin Rim-Sin of Larsa Roth ruled ruler of Elam ruler of Eshnunna Samsuiluna sent servant Shamash Shamash-hazir Shamshi-Adad shekels Shubat-Enlil Shutruk-Nahhunte siege Silli-Sin Sin-iddinam Sin-muballit Sippar soldiers stela Subartu sukkal of Elam Sumerian Susa Syria tablet temple territory throne Tigris river tion took treaty tribesmen troops Upper Mesopotamia wanted wrote Yamkhad Yamutbal Yaqqim-Addu year-names Zagros mountains Zimri Zimri-Lim