Cyrus and Nabonidus

Cyrus the Great - wikipedia commons (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Olympic_Park_Cyrus-2.png)The new king Nabonidus is perhaps best known for his religious views which put him at odds with Babylons population. Nabonidus family hailed from Harran in the north where his mother had possibly been a priestess of the moon god Sin, more properly