Posts made in February, 2013

Ancient Assyrians (Videos) (1, 2)

Posted by on Feb 17, 2013 in Library, Videos | Comments Off on Ancient Assyrians (Videos) (1, 2)

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Civilization (Videos) (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6)

Posted by on Feb 17, 2013 in Library, Videos | Comments Off on Civilization (Videos) (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6)

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The Asclepion Prof. Nancy Demand

Posted by on Feb 12, 2013 in Articles, Library | Comments Off on The Asclepion Prof. Nancy Demand

Medicine in Ancient Mesopotamia Historical Background The name Mesopotamia (meaning “the land between the rivers”) refers to the geographic region which lies near the Tigris and Euphrates Rivers and not to any particular civilization. In fact, over the course of several millennia, many civilizations developed, collapsed, and were replaced in this fertile region. The land of Mesopotamia is made fertile by the irregular and often violent flooding of the Tigris and Euphrates Rivers. While these floods aided agricultural endeavors by adding rich silt to the soil every year, it took...

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The Bible at your fingertips …………… Click on any chapter….

Posted by on Feb 4, 2013 in Articles, Library | Comments Off on The Bible at your fingertips …………… Click on any chapter….

THIS IS REALLY NEAT, SOMEONE SURE WAS DEDICATED TO THIS..(God Bless all those who contributed). The Bible at your fingertips……………. Click on any chapter…….. Just click on the chapter number you want to read opposite the Book name in  the column on the left side. King James...

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The Chaldean Assyrian Syriac People of Iraq: An Ethnic Identity Problem – Shak Hanish

Posted by on Feb 4, 2013 in Articles, Library | Comments Off on The Chaldean Assyrian Syriac People of Iraq: An Ethnic Identity Problem – Shak Hanish

Abstract (Summary) King Sennacherib built Nineveh on the Tigris River, as a new capital, destroyed Babylon (where citizens had risen in revolt), and made Judah a vassal state. Chaldea, which is a land in southern Babylon, was first mentioned in the annals of the Assyrian King, Ashur Nasirpal II (reigned 883-859 B.C.). King Nebuchadnezzar (605-562 B.C.) conquered the Kingdom of Judah and destroyed Jerusalem in 586 B.C. The Hanging Gardens of Babylon, one of the seven wonders of the ancient world, was built during that period. Akkadian was the lingua franca of Mesopotamia, with its...

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