Noah keeps to God and survived. The great flood has destroyed the renegade God sinners. So the template from Mesopotamia is integrated in the service of the Abrahamic religion literature. A related site: Institute of Medicine mentions similar findings. The Abrahamic religion interpreted out traditional stories from the perspective of the Babylonian exile as if they were former religious history. This view of history is mythological.
It starts with the beginning of the world. The creation of the world is a work of God. God also knew how he can deal with unfolgsamen people (sinners). By a great flood, he has swept away all apostates. The great freedom of the biblical Narrator is remarkable. With all the freedom, he edited the template from the world of gods of Mesopotamia. He erased the name of Gilgamesh and deploys the his God-man Noah.
Why did the ancient Judeans do that? They needed a story to put their faith in words. It includes the appeal to leave to start a new life. They wanted off to new shores, from the place of captivity to a common life in a new Jerusalem by Babylon. You wanted to live in a theocracy, in which God’s commandment to be State law. It had to make strong advertising. For the land of their ancestors was destroyed by Nebuchadnezzar. Their destination, Jerusalem, lay in ruins. At the time of a planned fresh start they desperately needed people, who wanted to walk with them in the land of the fathers. A primeval year locate incorrect link, or to excavate a layer of flooding which is as evidence for a claim the Bible is right”completely unsuitable. The biblical text of the flood who intends such, raped. Had we seen that the author calls just no year, and no scene. Nevertheless, attempts an archaeological evidence about the Biblical stories have a long tradition. “Werner Keller had with his book and the Bible has but right: researchers prove the historical truth” the direction given.