Geography_History

Events

Sumerians

3500 BCE - 2350 BCE

Invention of writing

3250 BC

Akkadians

2330 BC - 1900 BC

BABYLONIAN EMPIRE

1830 BC - 1530 BC

Promulgation of the Code of Hammurabi

1760 BC

ASSYRIAN EMPIRE

1530 BC - 630 BC

NEO-BAYLONIAN PERIOD

562 BC - 539 BC

The Persians conquer Babylon

539 BC