"An eye for an eye, and a tooth for a tooth." This phrase, along with the idea of written laws, goes back to ancient Mesopotamian culture that prospered long ...
Dec 17, 2013
One of the earliest and most complete ancient legal
The Epilogue. Laws 101 through 150. Compiled and Illustrated by.Phillip Martin.
An extremely useful source for discussions of Mesopotamian government and
society is the Babylonian document
... those from the biblical Book of Exodus.
King Hammurabi who ruled Babylon from 1792–1750 BCE is most famous for