The Ancient World

The Ancient World (Original Series): From the first human civilizations to 500 BC
TAW - Rediscovery: The rediscovery of the ancient world by adventurers, scholars and archaeologists
TAW - Bloodline (Current Series): Tracing the generations from Cleopatra to Zenobia

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“…And on the pedestal these words appear:‘My name is Ozymandius, King of Kings, Look on my works, ye Mighty, and despair!’Nothing beside remains. Round the decay Of that colossal wreck, boundless and bare The lone and level sands stretch far away.” - Shelley, OzymandiusThe Kassites restored and preserved the ancient culture of Babylon while defending its frontiers against the growing Assyrian threat. The conflict between Egypt and Hatti over control of Caanan culminated in the Battle of Kadesh. . .