The Assyrian war machine made military history, turning Assyria into a superpower. But like so many empires since, the Assyrians found out that empire has its limits, and its price.
What if America’s history was written by the Taliban? The story of Assyria, the original ‘Evil Empire’, has much to teach us about history, and how it is written!
History books leave out a lot of the best stuff. These three empires all kicked ass and took names, only to get shafted when it came time to write down the history books.