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Unformatted text preview: Mukhtar Lakha Comparisons in Gilgamesh and in The Old Testament Hiedel, Alexander. The Gilgamesh Epic and The Old Testament Parallels. University Of Chicago, 1955. Hiedel compares almost everything in his book. Hiedel explains the bird scene, and the mountain scene very neatly. Hiedel also talks about the magnitude effect of the flood in both Gilgamesh and The Old Testament. This source is good one as it compares all the major relations between Gilgamesh and The Old Testament. Jonathan, Sarfati. Noahs Flood and Gilgamesh Epic. Australia, 2006. <http://creation.com/noahs-flood-and-the-gilgamesh-epic > Jonathan talks about the size, and shape of the boat they were commanded to build. Jonathan also compares the length of the Floods. He points out one was shorter than the other. I dont recommend this source as it heavily concentrates only about one subject. King, Martin. Light on the Old Testament from the Ancient Near East. PA: Chester, 1948. < http://www.stanford.edu/group/King/publications/papers/vol1/481124- Light_on_the_Old_Testament_from_the_Ancient_Near_East.htm > This source compares several literature works with the Old Testament. King has compared them very briefly. King mentions the observable similarities between Epic ofcompared them very briefly....
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