Ancient Civilization - Cheyenne Burris

Events

The Old Kingdom

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

The old kingdom lasted from 2700 - 2200 B.C.E. it had a strong centralized government. This time period was known as the “Age of the Pyramids “. They built these tombs for themselves for burial.

Akkadian Empire

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

This stele represents the akkadian military achievements of sargon assemble large armies and teaching them how to fight in tight formations
The achievements was important because it helped sargon win territory to expand his empire The akkadian cultures achievements of their own language and 3D sculpture
These achievements were important because eventually there languge took the place of the sumerian and there sculptures created steles to document history

The Middle Kingdom

2000 B.C.E - 1800 B.C.E

The middle kingdom lasted from 2000 - 1800 B.C.E. It was sometimes called the period of reunification because years of chaos and disunity followed. The Egyptians enjoyed this time because of the literature, art, and architecture

Babylonian Empire

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

The babylonian politics achievement of the code of hammurabi that were laws.
This achievement was important because the laws unified his empire to preserve order .The babylonian economic achievements of trade in grain and woven cloth for gold wood silver precious gems live stock .
This achievements was important because it helped build the empire’s economy than with distant lands

The New Kingdom

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

The New Kingdom lasted from 1600 - 1100 B.C.E. The new kingdom was called the golden age.They expanded the empire up the nile river.ancient egypts power reached its highest point at this time, it also was a time for peace and stability

Assyrian Empire

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

this Assyrian Empire achievements of perfecting the use of horses, iron, weapon for battle , and siege warfare. This achievements was important because they came up with new ways Assyrian culture achievements of art and architecture. This achievement was important because they created palaces and sculptures to honor their kings and that they were treated like gods

Neo-Babylonian Empire

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

Candragupta Maurya

320 B.C.E - 185 B.C.E

Founded the Mauryan empire.
Gave up his throne to become a Jainist monk.

Asoka

270 B.C - 223 B.C

He helped improve his people's lives by digging wells, built roads, planted shade trees, and built rest homes for travelers

Candra Gupta I

320 A.D - 375 A.D

Built many temples, promoted a revival of hinduism

Candra Gupta II

370 A.D - 500 A.D

Took the throne in india. Reached high point.