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The city besieged : siege and its manifestations in the ancient Near East / Israel Ephʻal.
Jerusalem : Hebrew University Magnes Press, c2013.
xvii, 211 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
Military art and science
Sidrat sefarim le-ḥeḳer ha-Miḳra mi-yisudo shel S. Sh. Peri
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Publications of the Perry Foundation for Biblical Research in the Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Includes bibliographical references (p. -190) and indexes.
ch. 1. Introduction
What is siege warfare
Purpose of the book and method of discussion
ch. 2. Sources
Artistic representations of siege warfare
ch. 3. Military aspects
ch. 4. Legal and economic aspects
Babylonian siege documents
Documents of siege and hardship from Emar
Legal significance of the hardship formulae
ch. 5. Social aspects
Between man and God
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