The Babylonians

By Tim Lambert The area that is now Iraq was once divided into city-states. One of them was called Babillu. (It was known to the Greeks as Babylon). For centuries Babylon was an unimportant city. However under the famous leader Hammurabi (C. 1792 BC-1750 BC) Babylon rose to greatness. However after his death it declined… Continue reading The Babylonians