Code of Hammurabi (Annotated) (Paperback)

Code of Hammurabi (Annotated) By Daniel Godsend (Editor), L. W. King (Translator), By Hammurabi Cover Image
By Daniel Godsend (Editor), L. W. King (Translator), By Hammurabi
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Hammurabi (c. 1810 BC-c. 1750 BC) was the sixth king of the First Babylonian Dynasty. The Code of Hammurabi contains 282 laws and was written in Akkadian. It prescribed specific penalties for every crime and is among the earliest codes to establish the presumption of innocence. The code also dealt with the economic life of ancient Babylonians, like the duties and rights of tenants.This version of the book is annotated.
Product Details
ISBN: 9798629552307
Publisher: Independently Published
Publication Date: March 22nd, 2020
Pages: 46
Language: English