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A Stroll Through Time-Historical Highlights on a Timeline--c. 1200 BC-C.729 BC

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

c. 1200 BC-C.729 BC


(Greek sculpture of a man wearing a Phrygian cap: worn by freed Roman slaves as a symbol of their freedom. Also worn during the French revolution to symbolize freedom. It also seems to be the same cap depicted on the Smurfs Lol)

c. 1200
Hittite empire overthrown by Phrygians


(Relief of Philistines on the Egyptian temple of Medinet Habu)

c. 1005
King David of Judea defeats Philistines, unites Israel


(Assyrian battle scene)

c. 841
Assyrians conquer Syria


(Nubian Monument)

c. 750
Nubians conquer Egypt


(Damascus Gate to old city)

Assyrians annex Babylon and Damascus


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