We've all heard of the Romans and the Greeks. These two great empires have given us so much of what we consider a part of our life. Modern mathematics, science. law and education have all been influenced by these ancient cultures. Have you heard of the Assyrians? They were also a great empire in ancient times. Did you know that they could well be identified today as one of the great nations of Europe? Who could they be? And how can we know how they got from their old homeland in the Black Sea region into Europe?