Outlines of Ancient and Modern History by Royal RobbinsOutlines of Ancient and Modern History by Royal Robbins

Outlines of Ancient and Modern History

byRoyal Robbins

Paperback | October 12, 2012

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1861 edition. Excerpt: ... nexsar Flow did Belshaxxar heroine peculiarly Inlamoiis? Relme the circumstances nl (In? taking of Babylon 7) 16. How Ions did Babylon continue a separate kingdom? Who was its first king 1 When, and by whom was it annex ed to Nineveh 7-(Did any thing worthy of notice occur during the reign of Nabonasnrl 17. Which was the last In order of the kingdoina which constituted the second empire of As.sy riii? What was the early siate of this kingdom? Wlio was their first king, and when was he elected? How did the kingdom of the Modes, and the Assyrian empire, become united with that of Persia?-From whom were the Medes descended? What was the early capital of this empire? What was the fate of Dejoces 7 How did the Scythians obtain a residence in Media? How were they destroyed? Who was king of Media at this time? In what war did he engage? For what was the last battle remarkable? How did Cyrua become king of Media and Persia? 18. What la the date of Cyrus the Great? What was the state of Persia, before and after his reign? What was the character of Cyrus? what was the result of his expedition against the Scythians 7 By whom was he succeeded 7 What did he add to the empire? Who was his successor? How many years B. C. was this event?From whom were the inhabitants of Persia descended 1 What incident relating to their early history is recorded in Scripture? What was the education of Cyrus 7 How was he affected by a visit to the court of his grand-father Astyages? What is related of his conduct there? How did he obtain att entrance iuto Babylon? How long did he reign over this vast empire alone? How long did the Egyptians remain under the Persian yoke 7 By what stratagem did Cambyses enter Egypt? In whose reign did the Jews rebuild the Temple 7 19....
Title:Outlines of Ancient and Modern HistoryFormat:PaperbackDimensions:350 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.73 inPublished:October 12, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0217265693

ISBN - 13:9780217265690