Life under Siege
Lecture no. 14 from the course: The World of Biblical Israel
Taught by Professor Cynthia R. Chapman | 31 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Philosophy & Religion Courses
Turn now to the southern kingdom of Judah. After providing an overview of King Hezekiah’s reign and the Judean perspective on Assyria, Professor Chapman shows you how each side claimed victory following the Assyrian siege of Jerusalem. Regardless of who truly won, the survival of Jerusalem had profound implications for history.