Mesopotamian Kings and Scribes
Lecture no. 3 from the course: Origins of Great Ancient Civilizations
Taught by Professor Kenneth W. Harl | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online History Courses
A look at three classes of people—kings, scribes, and soldiers—illuminates the creation of wider political institutions in ancient Mesopotamia, from the regional kingdoms to the territorial empires of the early and middle Bronze Age.