Hebrews made it all the way to Egypt where they were enslaved until Moses came and saved them. Moses had heard God and this made the Hebrew people believe God was the ruler of heaven and Earth. This also made God to make the Jews the chosen people.
Babylonian Conquer Fertile Crescent
Under King Hammurabi's rule the Babylonians conquered the Fertile Crescent. Once there King H. made the code of laws (set of 282 laws) to protect, rule, and serve justice for the people.
Hitties Take Over Fertile Crescent
The Hitties took the idea of Cuneiform from Babylonians. The Hitties were best known for iron hnadicraft and iron tools.
Formation of Israel
The Jews migrated from Sinai Peninsula to the Fertile Crescent. Then eventually they formed Israel.
After his death the kingdom weakened and eventually Israel was conquered.
The Phoenicans moved into now-Lebanon. They traded and with the trading their 22 symbol alphabet went a long with the products. This 22 symbol alphabet eventually became the 26 symbol alphabet we use today.
A mythical/maybe-realistic being. He was a supposed born killer, he was placed in fires and herds of cows to be killed but nothing killed him. He thought that Earth was the battlefield for good vs. evil. He helped Persians realize that they should treat the people they conquered with respect.
Persians Conquering More Area
The Persians conquer Asia Minor to Indus Valley.
Persians Help Hebrews
The Persians took the Fertile Crescent and sent the Jews back to Israel. Once there they rebuilt their temples.
Death of Alexander
Jesus Became Preacher
Unknown time but Jesus was 30.
Jesus Arrested and Crucified
Roman Empire Ruled
By 115 AD the Roman Empire ruled over the Middle East, Asia Minor, Nile Valley, and the Fertile Crescent.
Conversion to Christianity
The Roman emperor Constantine converted to Christianity.
Christianity in Roman Empire
Christianity was now the main religion in the Roman Empire.
Split of Roman Empire
The Roman Empire split making the east and the west. The east would be known as the Byzantine Empire which consisted of Greece, Asia Minor, Egypt, east part of the Fertile Crescent. The capitol was Constantinople.