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what empire did shamshi-adad create?

the assyrian empire

2

how did shamshi-adad create his assyrian empire?

with extreme cruelty

3

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.

4

what happened to shamshi-adad's assyrian empire?

hammurabi took over