period 1

Events

Human entry into Australia

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

Earliest Agricultural Revolutions

12,000 B.C.E - 10,000 B.C.E

The wheel; farming is invented

Extinction of large mammels in Australia

11,000 B.C.E - Present

First chiefdoms in mesopotamia

6,000 B.C.E - Present

Beginnings of Mesopotamia, Egyptian, and Norte Chico

3500 B.C.E - 3000 B.C.E

period of independent sumerian city-states

3200 B.C.E - 2350 B.C.E

Beginnings of Chinese, Indus valley, and Central Asian civilizations

2200 B.C.E - 2000 B.C.E

Babylonian empire

1900 B.C.E - 1500 B.C.E

Reign of Hammurabi

1792 B.C.E - 1750 B.C.E

New Egyptian kingdom

1550 B.C.E - 1064 B.C.E

Beginning of Olmec civilization

1200 B.C.E - Present

Human entry into New Zealand

1,000 B.C.E - 700 B.C.E

Babylonian conquest of Judah

586 B.C.E - Present