The Code of Hammurabi, the Sixth Babylonian king BCE), 282 laws. Written in the Akkadian language. As part of his education in the palace of Nebuchadnezzar, Daniel would have studied the Code of Hammarabi and later governed based on its laws.
ARCHITECTURE: Aerial view of the ruins at Persepolis. Persepolis was the ceremonial capital of the Achaemenid Empire (ca. Persepolis is situated 70 km northeast of the modern city of Shiraz in the Fars Province of modern Iran.