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06a-2 NeoBabylon

06a-2 NeoBabylon - Neo-Babylonian Empire 625-539...

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Neo-Babylonian Empire 625-539 Neo-Babylonian Empire (Overview) 626-539 BC Greatest age of Babylonian power and culture Babylonians destroy Assyria, 626-610 Nebuchadnezzar II, 605-562 BC Babylonian captivity of Jews Fall of Babylon to Cyrus the Great of Persia, 539 BC: restoration of the Jews Babylonian Homeland and empire
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Nebuchadnezzar II {605-562} (“Nabu protect the heir”) Babylonian campaigns vs. Egypt and Palestine 605-586 Judah allies with Egypt 597 Surrender of Jerusalem Tributary status, new King (Zedekiah), deportation Nebuchadnezzar II {604-562} Great Rebellion of Judah Babylonian failure in siege of Tyre 587 Zedekiah plans rebellion vs. Babylonia Promise of Egyptian Help 587/6 Nebuchadnezzar besieges and takes Jerusalem
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