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Treasures from the Royal Tombs of UrTreasures from the Royal Tombs of Ur
Richard L. Zettler and Lee Horne, Editors
220 pages, 165 color, 52 b/w illustrations
This stunning catalogue includes color photographs of more than 230 objects excavated in the 1930s by the renowned British archaeologist, Sir Leonard Woolley, at the third millennium B.C. Sumerian city of Ur. Learn the fascinating story of the excavation and preservation of these magnificent artifacts. Read more

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Cuneiform Digital LibraryCuneiform Digital Library (CDL)

CDL is a global cooperation for creating online resources about the Ancient Near East for research and pedagogical purposes.
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iTunes UThe Royal Tombs of Ur on iTunes U

Expedition magazine special issue The World of UrExpedition magazine Volume 40, Number 2 Summer 1998
Special Issue: The World of Ur

Expedition magazine Reflections on the Mesopotamian FloodExpedition magazine Volume 9, Number 4 Summer 1967
Reflections on the Mesopotamian Flood–The Cuneiform Data New and Old
Samuel Noah Kramer