The Resource In the path of the moon : Babylonian celestial divination and its legacy, by Francesca Rochberg

In the path of the moon : Babylonian celestial divination and its legacy, by Francesca Rochberg

Label
In the path of the moon : Babylonian celestial divination and its legacy
Title
In the path of the moon
Title remainder
Babylonian celestial divination and its legacy
Statement of responsibility
by Francesca Rochberg
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
133.5/9235
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BF1714.A86
LC item number
R64 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies in ancient magic and divination,
Series volume
v. 6
Label
In the path of the moon : Babylonian celestial divination and its legacy, by Francesca Rochberg
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Fate and divination in Mesopotamia -- New evidence for the history of astrology -- Canonicity in cuneiform texts -- The assumed 29th aḫû tablet of Enūma Anu Enlil -- TCL 6 13 : mixed traditions in late Babylonian astrology -- Benefic and malefic planets in Babylonian astrology -- Elements of the Babylonian contribution to Hellenistic astrology -- Babylonian seasonal hours -- Babylonian horoscopy : the texts and their relations -- Continuity and change in omen literature -- The Babylonian origins of the Mandaean book of the zodiac -- Scribes and scholars : the ṭupšar Enūma Anu Enlil -- Lunar data in Babylonian horoscopes -- A Babylonian rising times scheme in non-tabular astronomical texts -- Old Babylonian celestial divination -- The heavens and the gods in ancient Mesopotamia : the view from a polytheistic cosmology -- A short history of the waters above the firmament -- Periodicities and period relations in Babylonian celestial sciences -- Conditionals, inference, and possibility in ancient Mesopotamian science -- "If P, then Q" : form and reasoning in Babylonian divination -- Divine causality and Babylonian divination
Control code
ocn667291926
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 445 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004183896
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786612786945
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
278694
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b26919886
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)667291926
  • ebsco9004183892

Library Locations

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