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NEOLITHIC CULTURAL REVOLUTION
10000-9000 B.C.E
FARMING AND DOMESTICATION OF ANIMALS LEADS TO THE DEVELOPMENT OF PERMANENT SETTLEMENTS
MESOPOTAMIA
3000 BCE
FERTILE CRESCENT
1ST REAL CIVILIZATION
CUNEIFORM
3000 BCE
MESOPOTAMIA
FIRST SYSTEM OF WRITING/ RECORDKEEPING
MANDATE OF HEAVEN
1200 BCE
CHINA
GAVE LEGITIMIACYTO CHINESE DYNASTY
HAMMURABI'S CODE
1790 BCE
BABYLON
1ST SYSTEM OF CODIFIED LAW
CASTE SYSTEM
1500 BCE
INDIA
STRICT SOCIAL DIVISION THAT HAS PERSISTED INTO MODERN DAY
SILK ROAD
200 BCE
CHINA TO EDGE OF EUROPE
CONNECTED ASIA EUROPE AFRICA AND MIDDLE EAST CULTURALLY AND ECONOMICALLY
CONFUCIANISM
500 BCE
CHINA
BELIEVED IN EARNING YOUR OWN POSITION AND ESTABLISHED CODE OF ETHICS
OLMEC
1200 BCE
MEXICO
EARLIEST CIVILIZATION FO WHAT WOULD BECOME MODERN DAY MEXICO AND SETTLE THE FOUNDATION FOR LATER CIVILIZATIONS
JERUSALEM
1000 BCE
CANAAN (MODERN DAY ISRAIL)
ESTABLISHED AS JEWICH CAPITAL; REMANS FUNDAMENTAL TO MODERN JEWS
NEOLITHIC CULTURAL REVOLUTION
10000-9000 B.C.E
FARMING AND DOMESTICATION OF ANIMALS LEADS TO THE DEVELOPMENT OF PERMANENT SETTLEMENTS
MESOPOTAMIA
3000 BCE
FERTILE CRESCENT
1ST REAL CIVILIZATION
CUNEIFORM
3000 BCE
MESOPOTAMIA
FIRST SYSTEM OF WRITING/ RECORDKEEPING
MANDATE OF HEAVEN
1200 BCE
CHINA
GAVE LEGITIMIACYTO CHINESE DYNASTY
HAMMURABI'S CODE
1790 BCE
BABYLON
1ST SYSTEM OF CODIFIED LAW
CASTE SYSTEM
1500 BCE
INDIA
STRICT SOCIAL DIVISION THAT HAS PERSISTED INTO MODERN DAY
SILK ROAD
200 BCE
CHINA TO EDGE OF EUROPE
CONNECTED ASIA EUROPE AFRICA AND MIDDLE EAST CULTURALLY AND ECONOMICALLY
CONFUCIANISM
500 BCE
CHINA
BELIEVED IN EARNING YOUR OWN POSITION AND ESTABLISHED CODE OF ETHICS
OLMEC
1200 BCE
MEXICO
EARLIEST CIVILIZATION FO WHAT WOULD BECOME MODERN DAY MEXICO AND SETTLE THE FOUNDATION FOR LATER CIVILIZATIONS
JERUSALEM
1000 BCE
CANAAN (MODERN DAY ISRAIL)
ESTABLISHED AS JEWICH CAPITAL; REMANS FUNDAMENTAL TO MODERN JEWS
PELOPONNESIAN WARS
430 BCE
GREEK PENINSULA
DESTRUCTIVE WAR BETWEEN ATHENS AND SPARTA
PERICLES
460 BCE
ATHENS
DEMOCRATIZED ATHENS LEADING TO ITS GOLDEN AGE
ATHENS
750 BCE
GREECE
1ST TRUE DEMOCRACY
ALEXANDER THE GREAT
300 BCE
MACEDONIA
USHERED IN HELLENISTIC ERAL BY SPREADING GREEK CULTURE THROUGH CONQUEST
ROMAN EMPIRE
700 BCE- 300 CE
ITALY AND SURROUNDING MEDITERRANEAN
CREATION OF 1ST REPUBLIC
JULIUS CAESAR
50 BCE
ROMAN EMPIRE
CRUSADED FOR ROMES UNDERCLASS; BECAME DICTATOR AND WAS ASSASSINATED
JESUS
4 BCE - 30 CE
ISRAEL /PALESTINE
PREACHED A MESSAGE OF SOCIAL JUSTICE AND SALVATION
PAUL
36 CE
IN AND AROUND MODERN DAY SYRIA
SPREADS CHRISTIANITY THROUGHTOUT GRECO-ROMAN WORLD AND WROTE MANY BOOKS OF THE BIBLE ESTABLISHING CNAN
CONSTANTINE
300 CE
ROMAN EMPIRE
PROMOTED THE TOLERATION OF CHRISTIANITY AND BECAME THE 1ST CHRISTIAN EMEROR
DIOCLETIAN
254 CE
ROMAN EMPIRE
DIVIDED THE ROMAN EMPIRE INTO EAST AND WEST IN ORDER TO STAVE OFF ITS DEMISE
SHI HUANGDI
200s BCE
CHINA
USING LEGALISM TO END THE WARING STATES PERIOD HE UNIFIED CHINA UNDER THE QIN DYNASTY
GREAT WALL OF CHINA
200S BCE
CHINA
CREATED TO DEFEND CHINA AGAINST MONDGOL RAIDERS FROM THE NORTH BUT ULTIMATELY FAILED
HAN DYNASTY
200 BCE-200S CE
CHINA
UNIFIED CHINA AND LED TO ITS GOLDEN AGE
CHANDRAGUPTA
200S BCE
INDIA
UNITED INDIA CREATING THE FIRST INDIAN EMPIRE
ASOKA
200S BCE
INDIA
BRUTALLY CONQUERED TO EXPAND THEN CONVERTED TO AND SPREAD BUDDHISM
SIDDHARTHA GAUTAMA
500S BCE
INDIA
DEVELOPED BUDDHISM IN A REBELLION AGAINST THE CASTE SYSTEM THAT SPREAD AROUND ASIA
MUHAMMED
600 CE
ARABIAN PENINSULA
FOUNDED/ SPREAD ISLAM
ABBASID
750 CE
ARABIAN PEN IN AND AROUND MEDITTARANEAN
SPREAD ISLAM HROUGHTOUT ARAB EMPIRE
UMAYYAD
600 CE
ARABIAN PENINSULA IN AND AROUND MEDITARANEAD
CREATED ARAB EMPIRE AS LARGE AS ROME IN 100 YEARS
Spanish Inquisition
late 1400's CE
Spain
Church and state "investigation" designed to purge spain of all non- catholics
Reconquista
1085- 1492 BCE
Spain
Series of wars fought to expel the Mooors( african muslims)
Battle of Hastings
1066 CE
England
William the Conqueror's conquest of England succeeds
Crusades
1095-1204 CE
Europe and Middle East
Series of battles between Christians and Muslims for control of Holy Land
Magna Carta
1215 CE
ENgland
Limits power of the king and created idea of "no taxation without representation"
King Louis IX
1205 CE
France
ended serfdom and illegalized private wars eliminnating French feudalism
Martin Luther
1517 CE
Germany
writes the 95 theses which instigates Protestant Reformation
John Calvin
1536 Ce
France
developed idea of predestination and set up a theocracy in Geneva, Switzerland