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Assyrian Prophecies

Cover of published volume S. Parpola, Assyrian Prophecies (1997)

This subproject of State Archives of Assyria online (SAAo) includes web versions of the eleven Neo-Assyrian texts edited in the book S. Parpola, Assyrian Prophecies (State Archives of Assyria, 9), 1997. The corpus can be browsed by clicking on this link [/saao/saa09/pager]. Note, at present (May, 2020), that the book is not available at the publisher Eisenbrauns [ ], an imprint of Penn State University Press.

The editions presented on SAAo/SAA09 have been adapted from S. Parpola, Assyrian Prophecies (State Archives of Assyria, 9), 1997, and they were lemmatised by Mikko Luukko, 2012, as part of the AHRC-funded research project "Mechanisms of Communication in an Ancient Empire: The Correspondence between the King of Assyria and his Magnates in the 8th Century BC" (AH/F016581/1; University College London) directed by Karen Radner. The annotated edition is released under the Creative Commons Attribution Share-Alike license 3.0.

Click here [/saao/index.html] to visit the Main SAAo Portal and this link [/saao/pager] to browse the entire SAA corpus.

Since August 2015, SAAo has been part of the Munich Open-access Cuneiform Corpus Initiative [] (MOCCI), which is based at and supported by Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München []. Between 2015 and 2020, work on SAAo was supported by the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation [] through funds provided to LMU's Alexander von Humboldt Chair of the Ancient History of the Near and Middle East [].

For further details, see the "About the Project" [/saao/abouttheproject/index.html] page.

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