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Solomon

The king who asked God for wisdom

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Assyrians

The people to whom the northern kingdom and the Hittites fell the 700s B.C.

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Chaldeans

The people to whom the southern kingdom fell in the 500s B.C.

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Phoenicians

Prosperous see traders who is established a great network of trading posts

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Hittites

A group of people who controlled an empire in Asia minor and who use their resources for war and conquest

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Mount Sinai

The place where God made a covenant with Israel and gave Moses the 10 Commandments

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Jordan river

The river God parted to allow the Israelites to cross over into Canaan

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Jericho

The heavily fortified city that fell at the sound of trumpets and shouts

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Northern kingdom

Israel; fell to the assyrian empire in the 700s B.C.

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Southern kingdom

Judah; fell to the Chaldean empire in the 500s B.C.

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Tyre and Sidon

Two of the independent Phoenician cities

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Carthage

A Phoenician trading post which grew into a large city

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Asia minor

Area between the Black sea, the Mediterranean sea, and the Euphrates river

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Hattusas

The Hittite city burned by the Assyrians

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Covenant

A solemn agreement

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Theocracy

Rule by God

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Principles of morality

The basic rules of right and wrong, good and evil

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Decalogue

The 10 Commandments

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Judges

The leaders of Israel during its first 300 years in Canaan

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Murex

A kind of snail used to make dye

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Alphabet

The most important thing that the Pheonicians carried with them on their trading ventures

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Iron

Used by the Hittites to make weapons

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Tiglath-pileser III

The king who began in earnest the assyrian drive to a world empire

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Shalmaneser V

The Assyrian king who deported the 10 tribes of the northern kingdom

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Ashurbanipal

The last great Assyrian king, who collected a library of about 100,000 cuneiform tablets

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Jonah

Jewish prophet who warned Nineveh of God's coming judgment

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Sennacherib

The Assyrian king God defeated because of his pride and defiance

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Nahum

The prophet who prophesied the destruction of Nineveh

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King Nabopolasser

The king who conquered all of Mesopotamia and established the Chaldean empire

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Nebuchadnezzar

The king who conquered the western part of the Fertile Crescent, destroyed Jerusalem, Carried the inhabitants of Judah into captivity, built the hanging gardens for his wife, had a dream which for told the course of world history, and was reduce to a mad man who ate grass