period one timeline

Africa

Earliest Homo sapiens in Africa

200,000 B.C.E.

Beginning of civilizations in Egypt

3,500 B.C. - 3,000 B.C.

Middle East

Beginning of civilizations in Mesopotamia

3,500 B.C. - 3,000 B.C.

Babylonian empire

1,900 B.C. - 1,500 B.C.

Reign of Hummurabi

1,792 B.C. - 1,750 B.C.

Egypt and Mesopotamia incorporated into Persian Empire

500 B.C.

Asia

Human entry into East Asia

70,000 B.C.E

Beginning of civilizations in China, Indus Valley, and Central Asia

2,200 B.C. - 2,000 B.C.

Qin dynasty empire

221 B.C. - 206 B.C.

Han dynasty empire

206 B.C. - 220 C.E.

India's Gupta empire

320 C.E. - 550 C.E.

Europe

Human entry into Europe

45,000 B.C.E.

Greek City-States

750 B.C. - 336 B.C.

Reign of Alexander the Great

336 B.C. - 323 B.C.

High point of Roman empire

200 B.C. - 200 C.E.

Collapse of western Roman Empire

400

Australia

Human entry into Australia

60,000 B.C.E. - 40,000 B.C.E.

First use of boats

Americas

Human entry into the Americas

30,000 B.C.E. - 15,000 B.C.E.

Beginning of civilizations in Norte Chico

3,500 B.C. - 3,000 B.C.