Ancient Mesopotamian Religion and Beliefs

Spotlight on the Rise and Fall of Ancient Civilizations

The religion of ancient Mesopotamia was rich and varied. Readers will learn about the colorful major gods, as well as several lesser gods. They will also get insight into the structure and rituals of the religion, such as the roles of the priests and kings and their relationships to the gods. This instructive book also explains how astronomy and the constellations figured into their worship. Readers will be captivated by explanations about the healing aspect of ancient Mesopotamian religion and gain a deeper understanding of how these fascinating people viewed the afterlife.

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Reading Level: 6

Interest Level: 5-10

Product type : Library Bound Book
ISBN : 978-1-4777-8915-5
Author : Laura Loria
Copyright : 2017
Language : English
Category : Social Studies, World History
Pages : 48
Trim : 7 1/4" x 9 1/4"
Dewey : 299/.21--dc23
Subject : Social Studies, World History
Binding : Library
Bibliography • Detailed Table of Contents • Full-Color Photographs • Further Information Section • Glossary • Index • Primary Sources • Websites