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Contains city states: Uruk, Eridu, Ur

One of the First Primary Civilizations in West at begining of 4th Millenium Bc
Sumer
14th Century Pharoh who developed new Aten-oriented religion (monotheism) and ultimately damaged Egypt's postiion in the ancient world
Akhenaten
King of the Hebrews 1000bc who unted isreal and made jerusalem his capital. campaigned against Philistines
David
built temple in Jerusalem to house the Ark of the Covenant
kept a harem of 700 concubines and 300 wives
maintained a huge standing army
foreced people to spend four months a year on his building projects
Solomon
Capital of Babylonia in Mesopotamia on Eurphrates. established in 1750
Babylon
Semetic people who invaded Egypt and ruled it during the 17th and 16th centries
Hyksos
false god or idol
baal
think of sheep
form of writing invented 3100 BC
Cuneiform
Civilization that settled in northern mesopetamia. The semetic speakers were responsible for spreading urbanism to the North West
Assyrians
the anceint greek civilization that settled in greece during the 2nd millenium bc and organized around small citadels
Mycenaeans