Ancient Civilizations- Romen Carreno

Events

Odd Kingdom

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

This period was known as the “Age of the Pyramids”. They established a strong central government and built tombs for themselves

Pharaoh Khufu

2,551 B.C.E. - 2,528 B.C.E.

Not much was known about Pharaoh Khufu. He was a hush ruler and he was known for building pyramids. He created a centralized government and controlled the food supply. Kufu declared himself as a god.

Akkadian Empire

2334 B.C.E. - 2279 B.C.E.

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

Middle Kingdom

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

This was also known as The Period of Reunification they were known for their achievements with art.

Babylonian Empire

2000 BC - 1600 BC

Babylonian political achievement of Hammurabi’s code of laws

Pharaoh Senusret I

1971 B.C.E - 1926 B.C.E

Pharaoh Senusret greatest accomplishments was art and architecture. His greatest accomplishments were in religious architecture such as temples, shrines, and monuments. It was during his reign that jewelry became popular and the greatest Egyptian literature was recorded.

New Kingdom

1600 bc - 1100 bc

This was also known as the golden age. They were known for their monuments.

Pharaoh Hatshepsut

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

One of Pharaoh Hatshepsut greatest accomplishments was expanding the trade routes of Ancient Egypt. Other one is Hatshepsut was the first to turn charred frankincense into eye-liner.

Pharaoh Ramses II

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

One of Pharaoh Ramses II greatest accomplishments is his Military and he always wanted something of him made.

Assyrian Empire

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

Assyrian military achievement of their new weapons and their war strategies

Neo-Babylonian Empire

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

Neo-Babylonian military achievement of building walls around Babylonia

Candragupta Maurya

320 B.C.E. - 301 B.C.E

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

Asoka

270 B.C.E. - 233 B.C.E

Became a Buddhist took over the most land and growed the Mauryan Empire

Candra Gupta 1

320 AD

Enforce the caste rulers took over India

Candra Gupta Il

375 AD

Gupta Empire reached its peak