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Maps of Mesopotamia!!!


-Akkadian Empire 1800 B.C-1420 B.C
-Assyrian Empire 2334 B.C-2154 B.C
-Neo-Babylonian Empire 626 B.C- 539 B.C
-Babylonian Empire 1894 B.C- 612 B.C


You may have noticed that empires rise and fall very quickly. That is because strongerempires want to become even stronger, and to do that they need more land.

Information on other empires are in the following links.
http://www.mesopotamia.co.uk/time/explore/main_mes.html
http://www.mesopotamia.co.uk/menu.html
http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/hd/akka/hd_akka.htm
http://www.livius.org/ba-bd/babylon/babylonian_empire.html



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This is a map of Mestpotamia. Mesopotamia was from 3000 B.C.E. to 300 B.C.E.. Mesopotamia is located between the Tigris and Euphrates Rivers in modern day Iraq.

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The civilization of Sumer is belived to have invented cuniform.It was taken (surrounded) over by the Akkadian empire. The Akkadian Empire lasted for a long time before the dynasty of Ur took over.
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The Fertile Cresent is called "The Fertile Cresent" because of its fertile soil. It is located by the Tigris and Euphrates rivers. The Fertile cresent became fertile because of the river's flooding.