What happened to the Akkadian Empire?<br />What Empires came after Akkad?<br />What happened to Sumer?<br />
1) Sack of babylon<br />a. Babylon was powerful for hundreds of years<br />b. Mershilis I of the Hittites sacked it<br />c...
2) Assyria<br />a. Religion<br />i. The Assyrians believed that their chief god Ashur wanted them to spread his order and ...
b. Military technology<br />i. Siege towers<br />	ii. Horses<br />	iii. They built roads to<br />		get places faster<br />
To see the king, you had to make an appointment<br />Then you had to walk through these:<br />
iii. Then you had to walk down a hallway full of pictures like this:<br />iv. Then you got to meet the king<br />
d. Policy of Exile:<br />i. Exile: forced removal from one’s own homeland<br />	ii. When the Assyrians conquered a country...
3) Assyria starts expanding<br />a. First: They attacked their neighbors the Mitanni<br />
b. King Tiglath-Pileser: <br />
i. Conquered Babylon<br />ii. Conquered the Urartu<br />iii. Beat up the Medes<br />iv. Conquered Syria<br />v. Conquered ...
vi. Attacked Israel<br />	a. There were two Hebrew kingdoms at the time<br />vii. Conquered them<br />	a. He exiled them t...
x. Made Judah pay tribute<br />	1) Tribute: money paid to a conquering ruler for protection<br />
d. King Sennacherib:<br />i. Went to war with Judah<br />		a. Attacked Jerusalem <br />		b. His army got sick <br />		and ...
e. King Ashurbanipal <br />i. Babylon rebelled again<br />		a. He defeated them<br />	ii. Conquest of Elam<br />	iii. Conq...
4) The Medes returned<br />a. The Medes attacked the Assyrian homeland<br />b. The Babylonians came to help<br />c. The As...
5) What happened to the Assyrians?<br />a. They were killed<br />i. The Assyrian cities were destroyed<br />ii. Only farmi...
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Chapter 4 lesson 2 presentation

  1. 1. What happened to the Akkadian Empire?<br />What Empires came after Akkad?<br />What happened to Sumer?<br />
  2. 2. 1) Sack of babylon<br />a. Babylon was powerful for hundreds of years<br />b. Mershilis I of the Hittites sacked it<br />c. The Babylonians rebuilt the city, but it was less powerful<br />
  3. 3. 2) Assyria<br />a. Religion<br />i. The Assyrians believed that their chief god Ashur wanted them to spread his order and influence to the entire world<br />ii. Ashur was only worshipped in Assyria <br />iii. So Assyria was good, everywhere else was bad and had to be attacked<br />
  4. 4. b. Military technology<br />i. Siege towers<br /> ii. Horses<br /> iii. They built roads to<br /> get places faster<br />
  5. 5. To see the king, you had to make an appointment<br />Then you had to walk through these:<br />
  6. 6. iii. Then you had to walk down a hallway full of pictures like this:<br />iv. Then you got to meet the king<br />
  7. 7. d. Policy of Exile:<br />i. Exile: forced removal from one’s own homeland<br /> ii. When the Assyrians conquered a country, they would sometimes send the people that lived there someplace else<br />
  8. 8. 3) Assyria starts expanding<br />a. First: They attacked their neighbors the Mitanni<br />
  9. 9. b. King Tiglath-Pileser: <br />
  10. 10. i. Conquered Babylon<br />ii. Conquered the Urartu<br />iii. Beat up the Medes<br />iv. Conquered Syria<br />v. Conquered Phoenicia <br />
  11. 11. vi. Attacked Israel<br /> a. There were two Hebrew kingdoms at the time<br />vii. Conquered them<br /> a. He exiled them to other parts of the Assyrian Empire<br />viii. Conquered the Philistines<br />
  12. 12. x. Made Judah pay tribute<br /> 1) Tribute: money paid to a conquering ruler for protection<br />
  13. 13. d. King Sennacherib:<br />i. Went to war with Judah<br /> a. Attacked Jerusalem <br /> b. His army got sick <br /> and died<br /> ii. Babylon rebelled <br />i. He destroyed Babylon<br /> iii. He was killed<br />
  14. 14. e. King Ashurbanipal <br />i. Babylon rebelled again<br /> a. He defeated them<br /> ii. Conquest of Elam<br /> iii. Conquest of Egypt<br />
  15. 15.
  16. 16. 4) The Medes returned<br />a. The Medes attacked the Assyrian homeland<br />b. The Babylonians came to help<br />c. The Assyrian army was spread out all over<br />i. To keep people from rebelling<br />d. The Assyrians lost<br />
  17. 17. 5) What happened to the Assyrians?<br />a. They were killed<br />i. The Assyrian cities were destroyed<br />ii. Only farming villages were left<br />b. Assyria was never powerful again<br />

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