Emergency Report From a City-commander (RS 19.011) (3.45FF)
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Subject: Archival Documents from the Biblical World; West Semitic Archival Documents; Letters; Ugaritic Letters; Between Non-Royal Correspondents

(32) Emergency Report From a City-commander (RS 19.011) (3.45FF) 1

Subject: Judg 6:4; Mal 3:11; Gen 13:10; 18:28; 19:13–14; 2 Kgs 19:12; Lam 2:8; Isa 10:6; Exod 22:5; 1 Sam 23:1

Address (lines 1–2)

To ǴRDN,2 my master, say:

The Report (lines 3–11)

BN ḪRNK has come (here), he has defeated the (local) troops,3 he has pillagedxx the town, he has even burned4 our grain5 yy on the threshing-floorszz and destroyed the vineyards.aaa

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“Emergency Report From a City-commander (RS 19.011) (3.45FF)”, in: Context of Scripture Online, Editor in Chief: W. Hallo. Consulted online on 27 March 2017



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