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BEROSSUS — (BEL RE’USHU in babylonian) Babylonian scholar and priest of Marduk, who lived in the third century B.C. during the reign of Antiochus I. He wrote a “History of Mesopotamia” (Babyloniaka) in Greek, of which only fragments survive as quotations … Historical Dictionary of Mesopotamia
Assyria — • Includes geographical and historical information Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Assyria Assyria † … Catholic encyclopedia
Sennacherib — (Akkadian Sîn ahhe eriba (moon god) Sîn has replaced (lost) brothers for me ) was the son of Sargon II, whom he succeeded on the throne of Assyria (705 – 681 BC). Rise to power As a crown prince, Sennacherib was placed in charge of the empire… … Wikipedia