References to the deification of living rulers are geographically restricted to Babylonia and temporally to the late 3rd and early 2nd millennium BC: a) individual rulers claimed divine descen…
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von Lieven, Alexandra (Berlin) and
Bendlin, Andreas (Erfurt),
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