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Epic of Gilgamesh : Tablet XI
"Go up... onto the wall of Uruk and walk around. Examine its foundation, inspect its brickwork thoroughly. Is not (even the core of) the brick structure of kiln-fired brick, and did not the Seven Sages themselves lay out its plan? One league city, one league palm gardens, one league lowlands, the open area of the Ishtar Temple, three leagues and the open area of Uruk it encloses.