The epic of Gilgamesh

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History Today
Vol. 11, no. 1 (January 1961), p. 18-27

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"Possibly some innate realism prevented the Mesopotamians from seeing death other than objectively. But the Epic of Gilgamesh remains an eloquent witness to the poignancy of their interrogation of the meaning of human life and destiny"