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Thanos5150 Wrote:
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> Harte Wrote:
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> > Meaning only that these regional tales likely
> have
> > a common source. The earliest we know are
> > Sumerian, but that's because the Sumerians are
> the
> > earliest writers we know.
>
> Thanks for clearing that up for us. So apparently
> you did not read the OP or anything else I have
> said.
>
> > It is not necessarily an indication that there
> was
> > an actual physical event that spawned the
> story.
>
> Or it very well might have been which I offer a
> time frame and potential candidates for such an
> event(s)
> [url=http://grahamhancock.com/phorum/read.php?1,10
> 48435,1048797#msg-1048797]HERE.[/url] The Ubaid
> migrated to greater Mesopotamia c. 6,000BC and it
> was they not the Sumerians who began civilization
> which the latter merely absorbed and amplified. If
> the Ubaid, among others like the Vinca/Danube
> culture, did in fact survive such an event,
> whatever that was, the Sumerians would have been
> the inheritors of this tale which eventually at
> some point in time they wrote down their own
> version. There is nothing magical or fantastical
> about what is being proposed here and for any
> culture to survive such events there is no doubt
> they would tell tales of it that would be passed
> down and reimagined over time.
Or, the Sumerians could have brought the tale with them into the area.

Or, it could have been the Akkadians.

Harte

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Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 3303 Thanos5150 26-Apr-16 02:43
Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 951 Audrey 26-Apr-16 04:38
Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 845 R Avry Wilson 26-Apr-16 07:00
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Re: The Tower 751 Thunderbird 26-Apr-16 16:23
Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 855 Thanos5150 26-Apr-16 17:45
Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 714 R Avry Wilson 27-Apr-16 01:00
Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 1004 Thanos5150 27-Apr-16 17:15
Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 754 R Avry Wilson 30-Apr-16 03:17
Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 895 Thanos5150 30-Apr-16 21:47
Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 677 Origyptian 30-Apr-16 23:19
Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 710 Aine 01-May-16 22:04
Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 669 Thanos5150 01-May-16 22:54
Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 2056 Thanos5150 28-Apr-16 23:03
Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 785 R Avry Wilson 30-Apr-16 03:36
Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 700 Thanos5150 30-Apr-16 22:18
The Unanswered Mystery of 7,000-year-old Ubaid Lizard figurines 444 dmatherly 02-Jan-17 23:46
Re: The Unanswered Mystery of 7,000-year-old Ubaid Lizard figurines 486 Thanos5150 03-Jan-17 05:26
Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 795 Origyptian 26-Apr-16 15:21
Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 754 Thunderbird 27-Apr-16 20:42
Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 781 Thanos5150 26-Apr-16 16:08
Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 633 OCaptain 01-May-16 20:59
Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 725 Corpuscles 01-May-16 22:25
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Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 731 Thanos5150 01-May-16 22:39
Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 632 Eddie Larry 01-May-16 23:36
Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 684 eli stills 02-May-16 02:06
Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 815 Thanos5150 02-May-16 03:44
Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 688 eli stills 02-May-16 05:32
Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 759 Harte 02-May-16 09:48
Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 682 eli stills 02-May-16 15:03
Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 681 Origyptian 02-May-16 16:50
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Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 636 Eddie Larry 03-May-16 21:53
Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 584 Origyptian 03-May-16 22:02
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Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 623 Origyptian 04-May-16 03:01
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Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 660 Corpuscles 04-May-16 23:57
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Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 685 eli stills 04-May-16 01:12
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Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 691 Thanos5150 02-May-16 20:29
Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 649 Harte 02-May-16 21:41
Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 722 Thanos5150 02-May-16 22:14
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Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 679 Harte 03-May-16 00:04
Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 681 Thanos5150 03-May-16 00:52
Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 656 Harte 03-May-16 22:00
Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 651 Origyptian 03-May-16 22:05
Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 719 Eddie Larry 04-May-16 01:49
Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 658 Harte 05-May-16 22:18
Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 452 Eddie Larry 05-May-16 22:31
Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 638 Harte 05-May-16 22:50
Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 674 Eddie Larry 06-May-16 00:57
Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 693 Harte 06-May-16 10:08
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Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 595 Eddie Larry 06-May-16 15:26
Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 726 Harte 06-May-16 16:56
Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 605 Aine 06-May-16 23:28
Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 572 Thanos5150 06-May-16 23:35
Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 708 Audrey 07-May-16 01:52
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Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 576 Audrey 08-May-16 17:53
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Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 628 Origyptian 02-May-16 03:18
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Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 524 Thanos5150 02-Jan-17 19:16
Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 417 Eddie Larry 02-Jan-17 19:39
Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 498 Thanos5150 02-Jan-17 20:32
Re: Mesopotamian Origin of the Biblical Flood Myth 560 Eddie Larry 03-Jan-17 04:56
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