This page lists the kings of Urartu
an Iron Age kingdom in what is now eastern Turkey
Rise to power
The line of semi-legendary kings of Armenia begins 20 years after the last Urartian king, with Orontes I Sakavakyats (570-560 BC).
- Boris Piotrovskii, The Ancient Civilization of Urartu, London, 1969.
- Igor Diakonoff, The Pre-History of the Armenian People, Caravan Books, New York, 1988.
- M. Chahin, The Kingdom of Armenia, Curzon, London, 2001.