Unknown Story
Updated: 12/7/2020
Unknown Story

Storyboard Text

  • If any man pokes out a mans eye during a fight, he shall have his poked out too!
  • The Babylonians used the innovations of the Sumerians, added to them, and built an empire that gave the world, among other things, codified laws.
  • Hambari ruled for 42 years, and then eventually ruled most of Mesopotamia
  • Then Hambari made the code written in cuneiform was his law. It was 1772 B.C.E It was very harsh, one example is when a man pokes out a man's eye during a fight, then he shall also lose his eye
  • The rule of the Babylonian kings contrasts favorably with the rule of the Assyrian kings who destroyed the first Babylonian Empire and left a legacy of war and destruction. After Assyrian dominance in Mesopotamia, which lasted from about 1400-600 B.C.E., the Babylonians made a second great Empire.
Over 15 Million Storyboards Created
Storyboard That Family