Top 10 famous Roman Gladiators

Roman Gladiator Carpophorus

Roman gladiators or the swordsmen entertained the audience, both regular people and Emperors, by fighting in the arena. Most of them were slaves or the captured ones who were specially trained to fight in the …

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Sumerian language: Cuneiform

Cuniform found in Clay Tablet Sumer

Sumer, the southernmost region of ancient Mesopotamia(modern-day Iraq) is the earliest known civilization in history. It is known for numerous innovations and inventions which result in being significant for every region of ancient Mesopotamia. The …

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Ancient Mesopotamia Geography

Mesopotamia Geography

Mesopotamian civilization began during 4000 and 3000 BC. It derived its name and existence for lying between the two rivers Tigris and Euphrates which is modern-day Iraq and Kuwait.  The history goes back to 5800 …

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Ancient Mesopotamia Economy

Accounting-clay-from-Ubaid-Period

The idea and significance of money were first felt in ancient Mesopotamia and Egypt. The history of money in Mesopotamia civilization goes back to 2500 BC when the use of money began with the wealthy …

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Ancient Mesopotamia Social Classes

ancient-mesopotamia economy

The whole of Mesopotamia was divided into two parts – Northern Mesopotamia and Southern Mesopotamia. The Sumerians ruled the Southern part whereas the Akkadians ruled the Northern region. People living in both parts were categorized …

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