In this brief episode by Chris from The History of the World Podcast he guides through the decline and fall of Sumerian civilization and culture and into the horrific destruction of the great Ancient Mesopotamian City of Ur.
The Lament for Ur, or Lamentation over the city of Ur is a Sumerian lament composed around the time of the fall of Ur to the Elamites and the end of the city's third dynasty (c. 2000 BC).
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