Notes on The Code of Hammurabi — The Biblical Review


The following contains my notes and thoughts as I read through the Code of Hammurabi (Available here): According to the first paragraph, the gods, such as Anu, Marduk, Bel, Ea, and Shamash, call Hummurabi to “bring about the rule of righteousness in the land”. This rule is ultimately intended to “enlighten the land, to further […]

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