Ancient history & culture egypt basics assyria: an introduction to the ancient empire the assyrians lived in the northern area of mesopotamia, the land. Old testament life and literature (1968) gerald a larue chapter 8 - who were the hebrews according to biblical tradition, the hebrews are peoples descended from shem, one of noah's sons, through eber, the eponymous ancestor, and abraham. Lecture 4 the akkadians, egyptians and the hebrews: the akkadian kingdom the sumerians were not the only people to inhabit the fertile crescent of mesopotamia (see lecture 2.
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