Triumphant Nubia: Conqueror of Egypt, Intimidator of Assyria, Nemesis of Rome

Written by Robert Fikes, Jr., Emeritus Librarian, San Diego State University The year was 701 BC. King Sennacherib, the cruel and spiteful ruler of Assyria, later infamous for burning Babylon to the ground, continued his trail of devastation and suffering in Israel until he reached the walls of Jerusalem. His