5. The Assyrian Empire
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    5. The Assyrian Empire

    Bible map 5

    721 B.C. (2 Kings 17:1–6)

    N

    Key

    Assyria about 721 B.C.

    Assyrian Empire about 650 B.C.

    Judah

    Black Sea

    Caucasus

    Caspian Sea

    Aral Sea

    Mycenae

    Carchemish

    Nineveh

    Asshur

    Euphrates

    Tigris

    Great Sea (Mediterranean Sea)

    Samaria

    Jerusalem

    Babylon

    Judah

    Memphis

    Ur?

    Elam

    Arabia

    Lower Sea (Eastern Sea)

    Nile

    Persia

    Egypt

    Red Sea

    Thebes

    Kilometers

    0 200 400

    A B C D

    1 2 3 4

    Miles

    0 120 240