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Unformatted text preview: Technology: iron weapons and power Violent and imperialistic – conquered Mesopotamian region Hybrid beasts as propaganda, intimidation 6. Judea falls to Babylon – Job: “keep the faith and all will be restored” 7. Persians conquer Babylon (and whole Mesopotamian region) release Hebrew “captives” and fund rebuilding. Persia = monotheistic, like the Hebrews Judaic architecture 8. 2 nd temple (516 bce) 9. Romans destroyed it in 70 ce...
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- Fall '08
- Mesopotamia, Assyria, Humanistic Traditions Notes, Mesopotamian region