Finkelstein, Jacob Joel

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Name

Finkelstein, Jacob Joel

Dates

22 March 1922 - 28 November 1974

Birthplace

Brooklyn, N.Y.

Specialization

Assyriology

Major works

Cuneiform Texts from Tell Billa: JCS 7 (1953) 111-176 The Sultantepe Tablets I, London 1957 (with O.R. Gurney) Old-Babylonian Legal Documents (CT 48), London 1968 Late Old Babylonian Documents and Letters, New Haven 1972 The Ox That Gored, Philadelphia 1981

Remarks

Research Assistant in Near Eastern Languages, Yale University (1953-1955) Professor of Assyriology, University of California, Berkeley, 1955-1965 Professor of Assyriology, Yale University, 1965-1974

Obituaries

JAOS 95 (1975) 589-591 (H.A. Hoffner); Assur 1/4 (1975) 1-2 (W.W. Hallo)

Festschrift

Ellis, Maria de Jong (Ed.), Essays on the Ancient Near East in Memory of Jacob Joel Finkelstein, Hamden, Connecticut 1977 (pp. 227-229: Bibliography)

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