Flashcards in lesson 2.3 Babylonia and Assyria Deck (9):
a city-state in Mesopotamia.
an empire that included all of Mesopotamia as well as some neighboring city-states.
region at the foot of the Zagros Mountains in the Upper Tigris River Valley.
the capital of the Assyrian Empire and the site of a great library under King Ashurbanipal.
King of Babylon who came to rule all of Mesopotamia and established a written code of laws known as the Code of Hammurabi.
reign 668 B.C.-627 B.C King of Assyria from 668 B.C. to 627 B.C. when it was at its largest and most powerful.
B.C. Chaldean dynasty king of Babylon who took over much of the former Assyrian Empire and ordered massive building projects.