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Assyrians

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empire
The Assyrians built a large
army
The Assyrians had a well organized
bow and arrow
Assyrian soldiers were good at using a
iron
The Assyrians were the first to use this metal for their weapons.
stronger
The weapons made from iron were _______ than those made from copper.
warriors
The Assyrians were ferocious
resisted
Anyone who _____________ Assyrian rule was punished.
taxes
The Assyrians made captured people pay these
roads
Assyrian kings built these to join all parts of their empire.
Chaldeans
People who helped to destroy the Assyrian empire.
Babylon
Capital city of the Chaldeans.
Hanging Gardens of Babylon.
Built by king Nebuchadnezzar, a huge jungle tower. It is one of the seven wonders of the world.
literature
What the Assyrians produced and collected great works of.
founded
establish, set up, start, begin, get going, institute, create
fertile
Able to produce good crops.