Untitled timeline

Egypt

Developed hieroglyphics

3100 B.C.E

Early Dynastic

3100 B.C.E - 2575 B.C.E

Started pyramid constuction

2630 B.C.E

Old Kingdom

2575 B.C.E - 2134 B.C.E

First Intermediate Period

2134 B.C.E - 2040 B.C.E

Middle Kingdom

2040 B.C.E - 1640 B.C.E

Second Intermediate Period

1640 B.C.E - 1532 B.C.E

Hyksos possesed high military skill ended Middle Kingdom

New Kingdom

1532 B.C.E - 1070 B.C.E

Rebelled against Hyksos; conquered much territory internal disorder and invasion caused collapse.

Middle East

Large scale Metallurgy

4000 B.C.E - 3000 B.C.E

Earliest form of writing by Sumerians

3500 B.C.E

Sumerian (Early dynasty)

3000 B.C.E. - 2350 B.C.E.

Bronzeworking

3000 B.C.E

Akkadian( Semetic)

2350 B.C.E - 2230 B.C.E

First empire by Sargon

2200 B.C.E

Third Dynasty of Ur( Sumerian)

2112 B.C.E - 2004 B.C.E

Old Babylonian

1900 B.C.E - 1600 B.C.E

First law code( Hammurabi)

1792 B.C.E

Kassite

1500 B.C.E - 1150 B.C.E

Indus River Valley

Settled Agriculure

5000 B.C.E

Civilization

2600 B.C.E - 1900 B.C.E

Writing

2200 B.C.E

East Asia

Neoithic cultures

8000 B.C.E - 2000 B.C.E

Danapo(early urban center)

5000 B.C.E

large-scale metallurgy

4000 B.C.E - 3000 B.C.E

Writing

2100 B.C.E

Bronze mettalurgy

2000 B.C.E

shang dynasty

1750 B.C.E - 1027 B.C.E

Zhou Dynasty

1027 B.C.E - 221 B.C.E

Iron Mettalurgy

600 B.C.E

Qin dynasty

221 B.C.E - 206 B.C.E

Han Dynasty

206 B.C.E - 220 C.E

China rules Korea and Vietnam

100 B.C.E

Tang Dynasty

589 C.E - 618 C.E

Taika reforms in Japan

646 C.E

Song dynasty

960 C.E - 1279

Kamakura shogunate; Feudal Japan begins

1185

Mongol rule (Yuan dynasty) in China

1279 - 1368

End of Chinese expeditions

1433

Tokugawa shogunate established

1600

Qing dynasty

1644 - 1911

Opium War

1839

Meiji reforms begin

1868

Russo-Japanese War ends

1905

Chinese Revolution

1911

Japan invades Manchuria

1931

Japan invades China

1937

Communist victory in China

1949

Korean War begins

1950

Olmecs

Civilizations

1100 B.C.E - 400 B.C.E

Andean and Chavin