The laws of Moses and the code of Hammurabi
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Published by A. and C. Black in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Moses (Biblical leader),
  • Hammurabi, King of Babylonia

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Stanley A. Cook.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsJC61 .C7
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 307 p.
Number of Pages307
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6941046M
LC Control Number04014215
OCLC/WorldCa3636965

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The laws of Moses and the code of Hammurabi [Cook, Stanley Arthur] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The laws of Moses and the code of Hammurabi2/5(1). The Laws of Moses and the Code of Hammurabi Paperback – Aug by Stanley Arthur Cook (Author) out of 5 stars 2 ratings. See all 36 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from 2/5(1). The Code of Hammurabi is a well-preserved Babylonian code of law of ancient Mesopotamia, dated to about BC (Middle Chronology).It is one of the oldest deciphered writings of significant length in the world. The sixth Babylonian king, Hammurabi, enacted the code.A partial copy exists on a metre-tall ( ft) stone consists of laws, with scaled punishments, adjusting "an Author(s): Hammurabi.   The Code of Hammurabi is a well-preserved Babylonian law code, dating back to about BC. It is one of the oldest deciphered writings of significant length in the world. The sixth Babylonian king, Hammurabi, enacted the code, and partial copies exist on a Brand: Balefire Publishing.