Amazing Asia Picture
Asia-In the Hittite period in the northwestern part of Asia Minor, located kingdom Assuva . Hittite victory over him is mentioned in the annals of the king Tudhaliyasa IV. In the Greek epic, this kingdom is personified in the image of the king of Asiya, an ally of the Trojans. Name Asiya in Greek mythology is Oceanides, wife of Prometheus, from which, according to mythological tradition, and there was a name in the world. At the time of Herodotus, the designation of an entire part of the world as Assia (Asia) has been accepted by the Greeks.