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Black, Jeremy, and Anthony Green. Gods, Demons, and Symbols of Ancient Mesopotamia: An Illustrated Dictionary. Illustrations by Tessa Rickards. London, United Kingdom: The British Museum Press, 1992.
Izre'el, Shlomo. Adapa and the South Wind: Language Has the Power of Life and Death. Winona Lake, IN: Eisenbrauns, 2001.

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