What are some characteristics of the Assyrian army?
What are the Assyrians well known for?
What was unique about the Assyrians?
Which characteristics describe the ancient Assyrian civilization?
Why was the Assyrian Empire successful?
What did the Assyrian army consist of?
What military tactics did the Assyrians use?
What were two things that made the Assyrians great warriors?
What type of weapons did the Assyrians use?
What God did the Assyrians worship?
What did the Assyrians invent?
What religion did the Assyrians believe in?
Mesopotamian Religion was polytheistic, but regionally henotheistic. Although the religion had approximately 2,400 gods, some cities had special connections with one particular god and built temples that were considered the deity’s home on earth.
What are some Assyrian traditions?
What type of laws did the Assyrians have?
Does Assyria still exist today?
What type of culture did the Assyrians have?
The Assyrian empire dominated Mesopotamia and all of the Near East for the first half of the first millennium B.C.E., led by a series of highly ambitious and aggressive warrior kings. Assyrian society was entirely military, with men obliged to fight in the army at any time.