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Eddie Larry Wrote:
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> Lee, I am surprised that you have a problem with
> this primordial text. Of course, it is vague.
> The author did not provide the appropriate
> details, much as the writers of the Old Testament.
> I made mention of the 7 mountain ranges Gilgamesh
> crossed. Peter suggests a spiritual crossing, I
> mentioned the Zagros as a possibility. Are there
> 7 ranges in Lebanon?

*Sigh*. You misunderstand me Eddie. My asking you for a particular reference is not an argument for or against Zagros vs Lebanon as we (I) have already established the earlier Sumerian version is believed to refer to the Zagros mountains, correcting myself, supposedly near Iran in particular. I do not have a "problem" with it and you did not mention the Zagros mountains per se', but rather gave a quote from Wikipedia that mentions it. Remember? Then I found a source that verified this and changed Wikipedia and you said good because it saved you the trouble of quoting the passages? You said you could quote these things so I was just hoping you would to save me the trouble as you implied you could, but that's ok. I'll find it myself. And if this is it then I'll find out how they came to this conclusion from this text as I am not seeing it. Just a simple question.

Regardless, I think it would be great if the original Sumerian versions refer to the Zagros mountains of Iran as this opens very interesting possibilities namely why the change from the Zagros being the "home of the gods" in the 3rd millennium (or earlier) to it at some point later being changed to Lebanon. Some interesting stuff in Iran.



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Re: Case for an Older Baalbek 293 Origyptian 11-Apr-18 11:15
Re: Case for an Older Baalbek 286 Thanos5150 11-Apr-18 22:34
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Re: Case for an Older Baalbek 237 Eddie Larry 12-Apr-18 22:47
Re: Case for an Older Baalbek 253 Thanos5150 11-Apr-18 22:31
Re: Case for an Older Baalbek 218 Origyptian 12-Apr-18 13:01
Re: Case for an Older Baalbek 265 MDaines 12-Apr-18 13:25
Re: Case for an Older Baalbek 232 Audrey 12-Apr-18 17:49
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Re: Case for an Older Baalbek 224 Origyptian 13-Apr-18 01:44
Re: Case for an Older Baalbek 225 Thanos5150 13-Apr-18 03:07
Re: Case for an Older Baalbek 206 Eddie Larry 13-Apr-18 03:26
Re: Case for an Older Baalbek 218 Origyptian 13-Apr-18 04:00
Re: Case for an Older Baalbek 253 Audrey 13-Apr-18 03:16
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Re: Case for an Older Baalbek 230 Thanos5150 11-Apr-18 23:11
Re: Case for an Older Baalbek 237 Eddie Larry 11-Apr-18 20:40
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Re: Case for an Older Baalbek 219 Thanos5150 12-Apr-18 14:44
Re: Case for an Older Baalbek 181 Eddie Larry 12-Apr-18 17:01
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Re: Case for an Older Baalbek 202 Thanos5150 13-Apr-18 19:06
Re: Case for an Older Baalbek 196 Origyptian 13-Apr-18 21:08
Re: Case for an Older Baalbek 216 Thanos5150 13-Apr-18 21:37
Re: Case for an Older Baalbek 197 Origyptian 13-Apr-18 22:06
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