Mesopotamia: Sumeria, Assyria, Babylon
CBC&S Faculty Resource: Sara Fudge, Instructor in Ancient History
The Assyrian came down like the wolf on the fold,
And his cohorts were gleaming in purple and gold

  • James Henry Breasted, A HISTORY OF THE EARLY WORLD: Assyrian - Babylonian Materials
  • Layard, Babylon and Ninevah, Second Expedition.
    Olmstead, The Babylonian Empire
    Olmstead, The Calculated Frightfulness of ASHUR NASIR APAL