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To the rock of Darius

Robert Silverberg

To the rock of Darius

the story of Henry Rawlinson.

by Robert Silverberg

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Published by Holt, Rinehart and Winston in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rawlinson, Henry Creswicke, Sir, 1810-1895 -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Old Persian inscriptions -- Juvenile literature.

  • Edition Notes

    GenreJuvenile literature.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPJ3164.R3 S5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination218 p.
    Number of Pages218
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5979965M
    LC Control Number66008309
    OCLC/WorldCa1360610


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The sculptures and inscription of Darius the Great on the Rock of Behistûn in Persia: a new collation of the Persian, Susian and Babylonian texts [British Museum. Dept. of Egyptian and As] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This is a reproduction of a book published before The Bible Research Handbook, published in by the Covenant Publishing Company (currently out of print) has this to say, “The rock carries on its face an important cuneiform inscription of Darius Hystaspes (Darius the Great).

This inscription, which was cut circa B.C., To the rock of Darius book in three languages – Persian, Susian (Median), and Babylonian – the names of. The chronicles of Darius the Great are some of the greatest annals in Persian history.

In about B.C., the founder of the Persian Empire, Cyrus the Great was on a campaign to expand his dominion and obtain some additional glory by defeating certain uncivilized tribes to the north, beyond the Araxes/5. The sculptures and inscription of Darius the Great on the Rock of Behistûn in Persia (Book) Book Details.

ISBN. Title. The sculptures and inscription of Darius the Great To the rock of Darius book the Rock of Behistûn To the rock of Darius book Persia. To the rock of Darius book. Museum, The British. Publisher. Book on Demand Ltd. The Behistan inscription of King Darius: translation and critical notes to the Persian text with special reference to recent re-examinations of the rock Darius I (King of Persia) Vanderbilt university, - Achaemenian inscriptions - 39 pages.

Internet Archive BookReader The sculptures and inscription of Darius the Great on the Rock of Behistûn in Persia: a new collation of the Persian, Susian and Babylonian texts.

The Behistun Inscription is an engraving located on the cliff of Mount Behistun (said to have had the meaning of ‘place where the gods dwell’ in antiquity). This inscription was written To the rock of Darius book three languages, and is accompanied by a large rock : Dhwty.

Th The Rock Of Darius [Silverberg, No Illustration] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying : Silverberg. Darius was the son of Hystaspes, the satrap (provincial governor) of Parthia. The principal contemporary sources for his history are his own inscriptions, especially the great trilingual inscription on the Bīsitūn (Behistun) rock at the village of the same name, in which he tells how he gained the throne.

Question: "Who was Darius in the Bible?" Answer: There are three references to rulers named Darius in the Bible. The first, chronologically, occurs in the book of Daniel, where the ruler is called Darius the Mede (Daniel ).This Darius ruled for only two years (– BC) and is best known as the ruler who promoted Daniel to a high position in the kingdom and.

Darius the Mede book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The Historical Chronology of Daniel, circa es archeol /5. DARIUS (dă-rī'ŭs, Heb. dāryāwesh, Gr. Darios).A common name for Medo-Persian rulers. Numerous cuneiform tablets contain references to them, especially to Darius Hystaspes.

Darius the Mede is To the rock of Darius book more than mysterious figure who, so far, only appears in the Bible. He may have been Gubaru, an officer in Cyrus’s army who became governor of the Persian province of.

A major event in Darius's life was his expedition to punish Athens and Eretria for their aid in the Ionian Revolt and subjugate Greece. Although ultimately ending in failure at the Battle of Marathon, Darius succeeded in the re-subjugation of Thrace, expansion of the empire through the conquest of Macedon, Father: Hystaspes.

The sculptures and insciption of Darius the Great, To the rock of Darius book the rock of Behistûn in Persia.: A new collation of the Persian, Susian, and Babylonian texts, with English translations, etc.

(Printed by order of the Trustees. London, British museum [etc.], ), also by E. Wallis Budge, R. Campbell Thompson, L. King, and British Museum. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle.

I don't think either way really matters, although there is more about Darius's dysfunctional family in the second book - which I felt knowing about gave greater depth to Darius's character.

However, this is again a super read which I would recommend highly/5(). Try the new Google Books. Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features.

Try it now. No thanks. Try the new Google Books Get print book. No eBook available The Behistan Inscription of King Darius: Translation and Critical Notes to Darius I (King of Persia) No preview available - Bibliographic information. I love book with mystery elements in them.

I am one to gravitate to mystery and thriller-based novels or books. When we were assigned to do the readers theatre project, I saw this book and wanted to do it instantly. When I read it, was so simple, but I really enjoyed reading this book.

I liked the character of Darius and could relate to him in /5. All KJV books Old Testament only New Testament only Apocrypha only (?) And hired counsellors against them, to frustrate their purpose, all the days of Cyrus king of Persia, even until the reign of Darius king of Persia. Then ceased the work of the house of God which is at Jerusalem.

So it ceased unto the second year of the reign of Darius king. Daniel 2 (the second chapter of the Book of Daniel) tells how Daniel interpreted a dream of Nebuchadnezzar II, king of king saw a gigantic statue made of four metals, from its gold head to its feet of mingled iron and clay; as he watched, a stone "not cut by human hands" destroyed the statue and became a mountain filling the whole world.

Daniel explained to the Book: Book of Daniel. darius the great. on the. rock of behistÛn in persia. a new collation of the persian, susian, and babylonian texts, with english translations, etc. with illustrations. printed by order of the trustees.

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Darius Rucker is the author of True Believers ( avg rating, 1 rating, 1 review), Darius Rucker - Charleston, SC ( avg rating, 2 ratings, 0 r /5. Gobryas' family was closely entwined with the family of Darius the Great. Gobryas married the sister of Darius [9], known variously as Artazostre or Radušdukda [ citation needed ].

Their son Mardonius, was the Commander-in-Chief of the armies of Xerxes I in the Second Persian invasion of Greece, married Darius' daughter Artazostre. (76) King Darius says: Whoso shall worship Ahuramazda, divine blessing will be upon him, both while living and when dead.

References ↑ The sculptures and inscription of Darius the Great on the rock of Behistûn in Persia, London. (I have made some minor changes and added the titles of the sections.).

1 For full particulars see the handsome volume published by the Trustees of the British Museum, The Sculptures and Inscription of Darius the Great on the Rock of Behistun, in(Price 21s.) 2 We have indicated this enumeration by placing the figures against the names in the table above.

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Then the Dutch historian scholar, Jona Lendering done some elaborative changes to the document. Darius I - Darius I - Darius as an administrator: Although Darius consolidated and added to the conquests of his predecessors, it was as an administrator that he made his greatest contribution to Persian history.

He completed the organization of the empire into satrapies, initiated by Cyrus the Great, and fixed the annual tribute due from each province.

CAMBYSES the “DARIUS the Median” pdf Dan. All one and the same person. We now give the Genealogy, according to the Inscription of DARIUS HYSTASPIS on the Behistun rock, referred to above. The names in large capitals are the Greek names given by HERODOTUS.The Download pdf (also spelt Bisotoun, Bistoon, Bisitun, Bisutun) Historic Site is located in the northwest Iranian province of Kermanshah on a branch of the Aryan Trade Roads (also called the Silk Roads), a portion of which became the Royal Road of Darius I, the Great.

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