The Epic of Gilgamesh

The Epic of Gilgamesh

The Babylonian Epic Poem and Other Texts in Akkadian and Sumerian

Book - 2003 | Repr. with minor rev.
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Originally the work of an anonymous Babylonian poet, who lived over 3700 years ago, this is the tale of one man's struggle against death. Not content with the immortal renown won by reckless deeds, the hero of the epic seeks immortality itself and journeys to the end of the earth and beyond.
Publisher: London ; New York : Penguin Books, 2003.
Edition: Repr. with minor rev.
ISBN: 9780140447217
Branch Call Number: 892.1 G473g
Characteristics: lv, 228 p. : ill., map ; 20 cm.
Additional Contributors: George, A. R.
Alternative Title: Gilgamesh. English


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