The first Greek colony – Fan of History Podcast ep 30

Brennon and Dan visit Al Mina, the first of the Greek colonies in the Mediterranean.

What about the Neo-Assyrian Empire? Well, it is doing nothing, massacring nobody, forcing tribute on noone. What is going on? Where is Shalmaneser III?

The first colony is even founded in an Assyrian vassal state? What do you think about that, Shalmaneser? Shalma? Hello?
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