Sumerian Text Archive
Code of Ur-Nammu is the oldest known code of law dating back to 2100 - 2500 b.c.e
Hammurabi - one of the chief rulers of Babylon 1795 - 1750 b.c.e
Sumerian 7 Tablets of Creation. Dating to 1750 b.c.e.
The Babylonian and Sumerian Epic of Gilgamesh, the King of Uruk. Dating to 2100 b.c.e
The oldest worldwide flood or 'Great Deluge' legend from Sumerian texts. Dating to around 1850 b.c.e.