Ancient History & Civilisation

LIST OF ABBREVIATIONS
USED IN THE BIBLIOGRAPHY

AAO

H. FRANKFORT, The Art and Architecture of the Ancient Orient Harmondsworth, 1954

AAS

Annales Archéologiques de Syrie, Damascus

AASOR

Annual of the American Schools of Oriental Research, New Haven

ABC

A. K. GRAYSON, Assyrian and Babylonian Chronicles, Locust Valley, N.Y., 1977

AfO

Archiv für Orientforschung, Berlin/Graz

AJA

American Journal of Archaeology, Concord, New Haven

Akkadica

Akkadica, Brussels (Musées Royaux d' Art et d'Histoire)

AM

A. PARROT, Archéologie Mésopotamienne, Paris, 1946 – 53

ANET

Ancient Near Eastern Texts Relating to the Old Testament (edited by J. B. PRITCHARD), Princeton, N.J., 1950, 2nd edition, 1955

AOAT

Alter Orient und Altes Testament (series) Neukirchen-Vlun

ARAB

D. D. LUCKENBILL, Ancient Records of Assyria and Babylonia, Chicago, 1926 – 7

ARI

A. K. GRAYSON, Assyrian Royal Inscriptions, 2 vol., Wiesbaden, 1972 – 6.

ARM

Archives Roales de Mari Traductions, Paris, 1950 ff

BASOR

Bulletin of the American Schools of Oriental Research, New Haven

BBS

L. W. KING, Babylonian Boundary Stones, London, 1912

BHT

S. SMITH, Babylonian Historical Texts, London, 1924.

Bi. Or.

Bibliotheca Orientalis, Leiden

BaM

Baghdader Mitteilungen, Berlin

Bo. Stu.

Boghazköy Studien, Leipzig

CAH

Cambridge Ancient History (Revised edition), Cambridge

EA

J. A. KNUDZTON, Die El-Amarna Tafeln, Leipzig, 1915

HBS

S. N. KRAMER, History Begins at Sumer, New York, 1959. 1st edition, 1956

Iraq

Iraq, London (British School of Archaeology in Iraq)

IRSA

E. SOLLBERGER and J.-R. KUPPER, Inscriptions Royales Sumériennes et Akkadiennes, Paris, 1971

ISA

F. THUREAU-DANGIN, Les Inscriptions de Sumer et d‘Akkad, Paris 1905

JAOS

Journal of the American Oriental Society, New Haven

JCS

Journal of Cuneiform Studies, New Haven

JESHO

Journal of the Economic and Social History of the Orient, Leiden

JNES

Journal of Near Eastern Studies, Chicago

JSOR

Journal of the Society of Oriental Research, Chicago

JSS

Journal of Semitic Studies, Manchester

KB

Keilinschriftliche Bibliothek, Berlin, 1889 ff.

KING

L. W. KING, Chronicles Concerning Early Babylonian Kings, London, 1907

MARI

Mari, Annales de Recherches Interdisciplinaires, Paris

MAOG

Mitteilungen der Altorientalischen Gesellschaft, Leipzig

MDOG

Mitteilungen der deutschen Orient-Gesellschaft, Berlin

MDP

Mémoires de la Délégation en Perse, Paris

MVAG

Mitteilungen der vorderasiatisch-aegyptischen Gesellschaft, Berlin

NBK

S. LANGDON, Die neubabylonischen Königsinschriften, Leipzig, 1912

OIC

Oriental Institute Communications, Chicago

OIP

Oriental Institute Publications, Chicago

Orientalia

Orientalia, Rome (Pontifical Biblical Institute)

PKB

J. A. BRINKMAN, A Political History of Post-Kassite Babylonia, Rome, 1968

RA

Revue d'Assyriologie, Paris

RCAE

LEROY WATERMAN, Royal Correspondence of the Assyrian Empire, Ann Arbor, 1930 – 36

RGTC

Répertoire Géographique des Textes Cunéiformes (series), Wiesbaden

RHA

Revue hittite et asianique, Paris

RIMA

A. K. GRAYSON (ed.) The Royal Inscriptions of Mesopotamia, Assyrian Rulers (series), Toronto

RISA

G. A. BARTON, The Royal Inscriptions of Sumer and Akkad, New Haven, 1929

RLA

Reallexikon der Assyriologie, Berlin

SAA

State Archives of Assyria (series) Helsinki

SKL

T. JACOBSEN, The Sumerian King List, Chicago, 1939

Sumer

Sumer, Baghdad

Syria

Syria, Paris

UE

Ur Excavations, London, 1927 ff.

UET

Ur Excavations Texts, London, 1928 ff.

UVB

Uruk vorlaüfiger Berichte (= Vorlaüfiger Berichte über die… Ausgrabungen in Uruk-Warka), Berlin

VDI

Vestnik Drevney Istorii (= Journal of Ancient History), Moscow

WISEMAN

D.J. WISEMAN, Chronicles of Chaldaean Kings (626 – 556 B.C.), London, 1956

WVDOG

Wissenschaftliche Veröffenlichungen der deutschen Orient-Gessellschaft, Leipzig

ZA

Zeitschrift für Assyriologie, Leipzig/Berlin

ZZB

D. O. EDZARD, Die Zweite Zwischenzeit Babyloniens, Wiesbaden, 1957

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