Posted by Alexander from 184.108.40.206.cfl.rr.com (220.127.116.11) on Monday, August 04, 2003 at 11:49PM :
the former entered the Armenian mountains (northwards) while the latter confronted the people of central Anatolia (Lydians). Peace followed and Persians led by Cyrus defeated the Medes and overran Anatolia, bringing to an end the rule of the Neo-Hittite and other so-called pre-Indo-European speaking people (5th century B.C.) (50).
there never is peace, never will be, never was, never has been, zip nada zero
Lydia huh? Amazing they actually mention it. Sheesh, historians at there job in rewriting history again, peace insued "illusionally", wars internally never end, hence Ionian revolts and Lydian insurgencies, and Babylonian counter alliances and Assyrian renationalisms after their fall in Nineveh, when Persians peacefully finished off what the Medes had started.
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