The Ancient Assyrians
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The Ancient Assyrians

By (author) Mark Healy , Illustrated by Angus McBride

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For the greater part of the period from the end of the 10th century to the 7th century BC, the Ancient Near East was dominated by the dynamic military power of Assyria. At the zenith of its rule Assyria could lay claim to an empire that stretched from Egypt in the west to the borders of Iran in the east and encompassed for the first time in history, within the realm of a single imperial domain, the whole of the 'Fertile Crescent'. Mark Healy, covers the history of the Assyrians from their ancient beginnings to the eventual fall of the city of Nineveh.

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  • Paperback | 64 pages
  • 180.34 x 243.84 x 7.62mm | 249.47g
  • 30 Jan 1992
  • Osprey Publishing
  • Osprey
  • English
  • 12 colour plates, 50 b&w illustrations
  • 1855321637
  • 9781855321632
  • 177,171

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Mark Healy was born in 1953. He has a Master's degree in Political Theology from Bristol University. He is by profession a schoolteacher and is head of the Humanities faculty in a large school in Somerset. He has written a number of Osprey titles including Elite 40 New Kingdom Egypt and Campaign 16 Kursk 1943. He has a great interest in both the ancient and modern periods, is married with one son and lives in Dorset.

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