Flashcards in 21 b history Deck (5):
was the persian king cyrus considered a good king?
yes, he was very fair to his people
give me a couple examples of how the persian king cyrus treated his people fairly
he let the medes retain some control over their land after he took over. he also let the jews return to their homeland in palestine.
what was the lydian king croesus known for?
his gold--he was richer than anyone in the land
why did the babylonians let the persian king cyrus into their city?
they didn't like their own king...thought the persians would treat them better.