- Title Pages
- Publisher’s Acknowledgement
- A Note on Pronunciation
- Chapter 1 Did the Sumerians Emerge from the Sea?
- Chapter 2 The Great Enigma of the Cemetery at Ur
- Chapter 3 The Oldest Cuisine in the World
- Chapter 4 The Oldest Feast
- Chapter 5 An Ancient Vintage
- Chapter 6 Love and Sex in Babylon
- Chapter 7 Women’s Rights
- Chapter 8 The Women of the Palace at Mari
- Chapter 9 Semiramis: The Builder of Babylon
- Chapter 10 Magic and Medicine
- Chapter 11 The Birth of Astrology
- Chapter 12 The Ordeal
- Chapter 13 The First Account of the Flood
- Chapter 14 The Epic of Gilgamesh
- Chapter 15 How Sin Was Born
- Everyday Life in Ancient Mesopotamia
- Edinburgh University Press
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