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Irving Finkel

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Dr. Irving Finkel is Assistant Keeper of ancient Mesopotamian script, languages, and cultures at the British Museum. He is the curator in charge of cuneiform inscriptions on tablets of clay from ancient Mesopotamia, of which the Middle East Department has the largest collection of any modern museum.

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The Ark Before Noah
Decoding the Story of the Flood
Written by Irving Finkel


Format: Hardcover, 432 pages
Publisher: Nan A. Talese
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $30.00

The recent translation of a Babylonian tablet launches a groundbreaking investigation into one of the most famous stories in the world, challenging the way we look at ancient history.
 
Since the Victorian period, it has been understood that the story of Noah, iconic in the Book of Genesis, and a central motif... Read more >
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The Ark Before Noah
Decoding the Story of the Flood
Written by Irving Finkel


Format: eBook, 304 pages
Publisher: Nan A. Talese
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $14.99

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March 3, 2015
Exam Copy
The Ark Before Noah
Decoding the Story of the Flood
Written by Irving Finkel


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: March 3, 2015
Price: $17.95

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Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
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