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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Top 10 Ancient Greek Gods

Hades Greek God

The stories of Greek gods are always fascinating. It is also the foundation of allusion and character genesis in literature. The stories of ancient Greek gods are one of romance, betrayal, passion, violence, and tragedy. …

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Top 10 Famous Renaissance Genius

William Shakespeare

Encompassing nearly 300 year period in Europe, the Renaissance or The Age of Enlightenment is a standard stop while traversing the Western culture. It is a time of rebirth- the seminal resuscitation of social, political, …

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Ancient Mesopotamia Timeline

Mesopotamia Geography

The Mesopotamia civilization began during 4000 BC when small groups of people started coming in and living together. They started with the invention of agriculture and irrigation. Gradually, with the growth in population and agricultural …

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Top 10 Amazing paintings of Giotto

The Last Judgement (1313) by Giotto

Giotto di Bondone( 1267-1337)is one of the few great painters recognized and applauded in his lifetime for being a revolutionary.  It wouldn’t be wrong to say that a history of paintings should begin with him …

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