HAMMURABI

Shaiajah Dailey

WHAT?

one of the most outstanding early rulers, he is known as a lawgiver. He did many things to help that country such as , establishing justice in 1971. His code is the longest surviving text from this period of history, it was carved into a seven-foot high pillar of black basalt ( 300 laws) . This ruler brought much of the Mesopotamia under control, he had civil laws and criminal laws