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12 Cards in this Set

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epic
long poem
artisan
skilled worker
who makes goods by hand
exile
forced to leave
nomad
people who moved with their flocks and herds
pictograph
pictures that stand for words or ideas
empire
a nation and the city-states and nations it has conqueredunder
astronomer
scientists who observe stars and planets
cuneiform
wedge shaped and it is a type of writing
administrator
managers
city-state
city-state made up of a city and the surrounding villages and farmland that it controled
code
a set of laws organized and completed
plain
a broad area of vflat open land and much in the southern mesopotamia