A History of Babylonia and Assyria

by Robert William Rogers

Volume I

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PREFACE
BOOK I: PROLEGOMENA

  • CHAPTER I :EARLY TRAVELERS AND EARLY DECIPHERERS
  • CHAPTER II :GROTEFEND AND RAWLINSON
  • CHAPTER III :EARLY EXPLORERS IN BABYLONIA
  • CHAPTER IV :EXPLORATIONS IN ASSYRIA AND BABYLONIA, 1734-1820
  • CHAPTER V :EXCAVATIONS IN ASSYRIA AND BABYLONIA, 1843-1854
  • CHAPTER VI :THE DECIPHERMENT OF ASSYRIAN
  • CHAPTER VII :THE DECIPHERMENT OF SUMERIAN AND OF VANNIC
  • CHAPTER VIII :EXPLORATIONS IN ASSYRIA AND BABYLONIA, 1872-1900
  • CHAPTER IX :THE SOURCES
  • CHAPTER X :THE LANDS OF BABYLONIA AND ASSYRIA
  • CHAPTER XI :THE PEOPLES OF BABYLONIA AND ASSYRIA
  • CHAPTER XII :THE CHRONOLOGY

BOOK II: THE HISTORY OF BABYLONIA

  • CHAPTER I :THE HISTORY OF BABYLONIA TO THE FALL OF LARSA
  • CHAPTER II :THE FIRST AND SECOND DYNASTIES OF BABYLON
  • CHAPTER III :THE KASSITE DYNASTY
  • CHAPTER IV :THE DYNASTY OF ISIN
  • FOOTNOTES

 

 

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BOOK III :  THE HISTORY OF ASSYRIA

  • CHAPTER I :THE BEGINNINGS OF ASSYRIA
  • CHAPTER II :TIGLATHPILESER I AND HIS SONS
  • CHAPTER III :THE INCREASE OF ASSYRIAN POWER OVER BABYLONIA
  • CHAPTER IV :THE REIGN OF ASSHURNAZIRPAL
  • CHAPTER V :SHALMANESER II TO ASSHUR-NIRARI II
  • CHAPTER VI :THE REIGNS OF TIGLATHPILESER III AND SHALMANESER IV
  • CHAPTER VII :THE REIGN OF SARGON II
  • CHAPTER VIII :THE REIGN OF SENNACHERIB
  • CHAPTER IX : THE REIGN OF ESARHADDON
  • CHAPTER X :THE REIGN OF ASSHURBANAPAL
  • CHAPTER XI :THE FALL OF ASSYRIA

BOOK IV :THE HISTORY OF THE CHALDEAN EMPIRE

  • CHAPTER I :THE REIGN OF NABOPOLASSAR
  • CHAPTER II :THE REIGN OF NEBUCHADREZZAR
  • CHAPTER III :THE LAST YEARS OF THE CHALDEAN EMPIRE
  • APPENDIX A :
    LITERATURE
    1. EXCAVATIONS AND DECIPHERMENT
    2. HISTORY
  • APPENDIX B
    THE DESTRUCTION OF SENNACHERIBIS ARMY
  • APPENDIX C
    THE DEFENSES OF BABYLON
  • FOOTNOTES