Tuesday, January 15, 2013
Timeline Tuesday: c. 724 B.C.-c. 612 B.C.
(Tiglath-pileser ruler over Assyria prior to Shalmaneser V)
Assyria annexes Israel
Empire of Medes founded
Assyrians conquer Egypt: Second Babylonian empire established. Collapse of Assyrian empire.
(Bas-relief at Assur)
Medes sack Assur
(Ninevah Main Gate)
Babylonians and Medes sack Ninevah
..to be continued....
This and previous Timeline posts can be found here: astrollthroughtime.blogs