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Who was the leader of the New Babylonian Empire?
Nebuchadnezzar II
What was the capital of the Assyrian Empire?

What was the Babylonian Empire famous for?
center of learning and science (astronomy)
What was the Assyrian empire famous for?
battering ram
What is an empire?
an area of many territories and people controlled by one government
What was Nineveh famous for?
a library with clay tablets
What two groups of people took over the Assyrian Empire?
Medes and Chaldeans
what was the capital of the Babylonian empire and why was the location of this capital important?
Babylon, it was at the crossroads of trade