Ancient History: Mespotamia

Mesopotamia

Neolithic Age

8000 BC - 3000 BC

Farming Communities in Fertile Crescent

7000 BC - 6000 BC

Animals are Domesticated

6000 BC - 5500 BC

Irrigation Developed

5500 BC - 5000 BC

Ziggurat's Bulit

5325 BC - 4500 BC

Sumerians settle in Mesopotamia

3500 BC - 2350 BC

Villages grew into City-States

3500 BC - 3000 BC

Cuneiform Developed

2400 BC - 2399 BC

The first written language developed by the Sumerians.

Laws Established

2350 BC - 2325 BC

Epic of Giglamesh Written in Cuneiform

2150 BC - 2000 BC