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Kassite and Assyrian Rule
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In the 1600sBC , took over Babylon armed with chariots and iron weapons.
Moved into Babylon after the Hittites returned to their homeland and rules for 500 years. Kassites adopted Babylonian laws religion and literature which allouwed the Babylonian culture to survive.
Blood thirsty warriors.
wanted to control the trade routes so they defeated the Kassites. By 700 BC they ruled the largest empire in the world: all of mesopotamia as well as lands in present day turkey egypt and the persian Gulf
built the first system of paved roads, developed the first postal system. first to make locks that opened with keys.invented the magnifying glass. built the first libraries.
Introduced by the Assyrians. A heavy wooden beam used to break down walls.
First used by the assyrians. A spear attached to a long handle
New babylonian empire-609BC
when the assyrian empire fell in 609BC, this empire rose in its place.
best known new babylonian leader. Biult the hanging gardens of Babylon one of the 7 wonders of the Ancient World.
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