DescriptionGilgamesh, a Sumerian King, begins to rule the city of Uruk, one of the largest city in Babylonia with population of over 50,000
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The gods of Uruk, the strong-walled, Assume the shape of flies and buzz about the streets. The protecting deities of Uruk, the strong-walled, take on the shape of mice and hurry into their holes. Three years the enemy besieged the city of Uruk; the city's gates were barred, the bolts were shot. And even Ishtar, the goddess, could not make head against the enemy.