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A Letter from King Ayyab

Dated between 1350 - 1335 BCE

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"Ayyab letter mp3h8880" by Rama - Own work. Licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0 fr via Wikimedia Commons.

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Mesopotamian poetic language: Sumerian and Akkadian

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