Flashcards in 8 a history Deck (4):
what empire did shamshi-adad create?
the assyrian empire
how did shamshi-adad create his assyrian empire?
with extreme cruelty
was the assyrian king shamshi-adad more like the akkadian king sargon or the babylonian king hammurabi? why?
shamshi-adad was more like sargon...they were both cruel military leaders that ruled with force, whereas hammurabi offered his people a more fair government, with laws.