Sieges in Bible times
Nations come and nations go. Empires rise and empires fall. Cities blossom and flourish, then moulder into dust.
When a nation has a leader with grand ideas and a strong desire for power, its neighbours must pay heed to their defences. Armies swell and walls are built or strengthened to protect important cities. Watchers are placed at borders and leaders must decide what defensive action is best.Continue reading