The Great Fatted Bull
Tablet #36
Sumerian Images
Sumerian History
The Royal Tombs of Ur
The Standard of Ur:  War
The Standard of Ur:  King
The "Standard" of Ur?
Vulture Stele Translation
Sumerian War Chariots
War Chariot Deconstructed
Gudea Translation
The Face of Gudea
The Face of Ur-Ningirsu
The Face of Lugal-agrig-zi
Ur-Namma Translation
The Face of Ur-Namma
Face of Ur-Namma, part II
I am Ur-Namma
The Face of Shulgi
Who Were the Sumerians?
Other Sumerian Kings
The Princess Wife
The Great Fatted Jackass
Sargon's Victory Stele
Helmet: the King of Kish
The Standard of Mari?
The Invention of Writing
Adventures in Cuneiform
The Sumerian Scribe
A Masterpiece
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The life and death of Ur-Namma was created from selections of the Babylonian compositions listed below.

Sources:  ETCSL   The death of Ur-Namma (Ur-Namma A)   A tigi to Enlil for Ur-Namma (Ur-Namma B)   A praise poem of Ur-Namma (Ur-Namma C)   Ur-Namma the canal-digger (Ur-Namma D)   A šir-namšub (?) to Nanna for Ur-Namma (Ur-Namma E)   A šir-namšub to Nanna for Ur-Namma (Ur-Namma F)

2.1.6      The victory of Utu-ḫeĝal