Marianne Luban
Re: Dahamunza Again
Tue Jul 11, 2017 10:24
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Forget Arnuwanda II. What makes you think Suppiluliuma I reigned for six more years after the Dahamunza affair?

  • Re: Dahamunza AgainMarianne Luban, Tue Jul 11 10:14
    Wait a minute--how do you get six years for Arnuwanda II, who came before Mursili II? I don't recall anyone having him as ruler for more than a year.
    • Re: Dahamunza Again — Marianne Luban, Tue Jul 11 10:24
      • Re: Dahamunza AgainJoe Baker, Wed Jul 12 08:48
        Hi Marianne Forget Arnuwanda II. What makes you think Suppiluliuma I reigned for six more years after the Dahamunza affair? Actually it is the combined reigns of Suppiluliuma (after the... more
        • Re: Dahamunza AgainMarianne Luban, Wed Jul 12 10:09
          Joe wrote: "Actually it is the combined reigns of Suppiluliuma (after the Daḫumnzu episode) and Arnuwanda 2.Assuming year A was the year of the Daḫumunzu episode. Year A+1. Zannanza to... more
          • Re: Dahamunza AgainJoe Baker, Thu Jul 13 08:40
            Hi Marianne Surely you are aware that other sources maintain that Suppiliuliuma died of the plague quite soon after the Egyptian prisoners came to Egypt--and then Arnuwanda succumbed quickly to the... more
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