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Babylon

a city-state in Masopotamia

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Babylonia s

an empire that included all of Mesopotamia as well as some neighboring city-state

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Assyria

a region at the foot of the Zagros Mountain in the upper Tigra River

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Nineveh

the capitaol if the assyyrian empire and the site of a great liybray

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Hammurabi

king of babylon who came to rule all of Mesospotamia and established a written code of laws known as the Code of Hammurabi

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Ashurbanipal

king of asyiria when it was at it's largest and most powerful

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Nebuchadnezzar ll

Chaldean dynasty king of Babylon who took over much of the former Assyrian Empire and ordered massive building prodjects

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conquest

the defeat of another group

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code of Hammurabi

a set of laws established by Hammurabi