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What land was the Hebrews ancient home of Palestine ?
Canan
What group of people dug tunnels under walls in order to conquer them?
Assyrinas
What city was built on the Tigris river that was the largest of its day for the Assyrian Emprire
Nineeveh
What emprire usually killed or enslaved those they defeated ?
Assyrians
What group people conquered the Assyrian Empire
chaldeans
What did Nebuchadnezzar build in Babylon for the Chaldean empire
Wall or Gardens
What is the name of the huge 300 foot temple bulit in babylon for the Chaldeans
Ziggurat
What did scientist of the Chaldean's learn about
Astronomy
Where did the Assyrian people originate from ?
Mesopotamia
What was the most significant method in winning Assyrian battles ?
use of iron weapons
what did the assyrians do to break through city walls in battle
Dig under the wall
What did the Assyrians do to the people to the people they conquered
kill them
What great city did the Assyrians build on the Tigris river
Nineveh
What group of people destroyed the city and took control of the area in 612 B. C
Chaldeans
What was rebulit after the fall of the Assyrians
babylon