Ancient Civilizations-ANTWION DANIELS

Events

Old Kindom

2700 B.C.E - 2200 B.C.E

2700-2200 B.C.E - This period was know as the “Age of the Pyramids”. They established a strong central government and build tombs for their rulers.

Pharaoh Khufu

2551 B.C.E - 2528 B.C.E

What was this ruler’s greatest accomplishments? Not much was know about Pharaoh Khufu , but he was a harsh ruler and he was known for building pyramids. He created a centralized government and controlled the food supply. Khufu declared himself as a god.

Akkadian Empire

2300 B.C.E - 2100 B.C.E.

The Akkadian military achievement of sargon assembling large armies and teaching them how to fight in tight formations.

This achievement was important because it helped sargon win territory to expand his empire.
The Akkadians cultural achievements of their on language and 3D sculptures.

These achievements were important because eventually their language took the place of sumerians language and their sculptures created steles to document history.
The Akkadians conquered the Sumerian city-state around 2300 B.C.E

THEIR LEADER WAS SARGON
The next king to unite Mesopotamia after the fall of the Akkadian Empire was Hammurabi and his capital city was Babylon..

Middle Kingdom

2200 B.C.E - 1800 B.C.E

2220 to 1800 B.C.E this period was know as the “ period of reunification They would time of class and disunity and they enjoyed the achievement in art

Pharaoh Senusret I

1971 B.C.E - 1963 B.C.E

What was this ruler’s greatest accomplishments?

Senusret greatest achievement were in religious architectures. He had many temples , shrines, and religious monuments constructed and improved.

Babylonia Empire

1792 B.C.E - 1595 B.C.E

The next king to unite Mesopotamia after the fall of the Akkadian Empire was Hammurabi and his capital city was Babylon..
In the stele type the following:
Describe the political achievements of the Babylonian Empire.

The Babylonian economic achievement of trade in grain and woven cloth for wood,gold,silver,precious gems, and livestock.

This achievement was important because it helped build the empire’s economy and connect them with distant lands.

New Kingdom

1600 B.C.E - 1100 B.C.E

1600 to 1100 B.C.E this periods was the “ golden age”. The new kingdom had height of Egyptian powers.

Pharaoh Hatsheput

1473 B.C.E - 1458 B.C.E

What was this ruler’s greatest accomplishments?

One of her Greatest Accomplish were to rise power since few women had ever become Egyptians pharaohs..

Pharaoh Ramses II

1290 B.C.E - 1224 B.C.E

ONE of his greatest projects were the temple complex at Aud SIMBEL. THE MAIN TEMPLE WAS CARVED into
The side of a cliff that was on a bank of the Nile river. Ramses DEMANDED FOR MORE TEMPLES AND MONUMENTS TO BE BUILT THAN ANY OTHER PHARAOH IN HISTORY.

ASSYRIAN EMPIRE

900 B.C.E - 612 B.C.E

The Assyria was located in the Mesopotamia to the northeast to the Tigris river. The Assyrian empire conquered lands from the east Zagros Mountains to the west Nile River and Egypt and to the north Taurus Mountain This stele represents the ASSYRIAN MILITARY OF PERFECT ECTING the use of battle, and siege warfare.

This achievement was important because they came up with new ways to push people out of lands they wanted to conquer..
This stele represent the assyrian culture achievements of art and architecture.

This achievement was important because they created palaces and sculptures to honor their kings that they treated like gods... The Assyrian Empire fell because they had too much territory to control and their army was stretched too thin..The Assyrian empire lasted 300 years ago.

NEO-Babylonian Empire

605 B.C.E - 539 B.C.E

THE Babylonian regained control of the lands of Mesopotamia after the Assyrian

Their most famous king was Nebuchadnezzar II.
THE NEO-BABYLONIAN MILITARY ACHIEVEMENTS OF BUILDING WALLS AROUND THE BABYLONIAN

THIS ACHIEVEMENT WAS IMPORTANT BECAUSE IT KEEP THE CAPITAL CITY OF BABYLONIA SAFE FROM INVADERSTHIS STELE REPRESENT THE NEO-BABYLONIAN CULTURE ACHIEVEMENT OF MATHEMATICS AND ASTRONOMY.

THIS IS IMPORTANT BECAUSE THEY CREATED THE SUNDIAL; THAT ALLOWED THEM TO TELL TIME..

MAURYAN EMPIRE

320 BCE - 185 BCE

Chandragupta Maurya ruled his first empire with the help of a complex government..
Mauryan rule lasted for about 150 years.
In 194 BC the last Mauryan king was killed by one of his generals.
Chandragupta created the empire called the Mauryan empire.

GUPTA EMPIRE

320 AD - 500 AD

The first Gupta emperor was Chandra gupta.
Gutpa’s armies invaded and conquered neighboring lands.
Gupta kings built many Hindu temples, some of which became models for later Indian architectures.
Chandragupta 1 rules in in 320 ad to 375 ad He established a university at Nalanda. Chandragupta 2 ruled in 375 to 400 AD. He created fine works of art and literature.