Chapters 10-14

Mesopotamia

Ubaid period

5000 BC - 4000 BC

Early well-represented period

Eridu

5000 BC - 2000 BC

Earliest city?

Uruk period

4000 BC - 3200 BC

First urban sites appear

Early Dynastic period

3200 BC - 2350 BC

City states developed

Hammurabi's Code

1800 BC

Laws and responsibilities

Stonehenge

Stonehenge: Phase 1

3000 BC

Late Neolithic

Stonehenge: Phase 2

3000 BC - 2500 BC

Late Neolithic

Stonehenge: Phase 3

2500 BC - 1500 BC

Early Bronze Age

Amesbury Archer

2000 BC

Durrington Walls

2000 BC

Egypt

Predynastic period

4500 BC - 3000 BC

Early Dynastic

3000 BC - 2575 BC

Old Kingdom

2575 BC - 2134 BC

First Intermediate

2134 BC - 2040 BC

Middle Kingdom

2040 BC - 1640 BC

Second Intermediate

1640 BC - 1532 BC

New Kingdom

1532 BC - 1070 BC

Third Intermediate

1070 BC - 712 BC

Andes

Chavin de Huantar

900 BC - 200 BC

Nasca

0 AD - 1000 AD

Moche

13 AD - 1000 AD

Atawallpa murdered by Spanish

1533 AD

Inca Empire

The Southwest

Chaco Canyon

700 AD

Social complexity increases

Pueblo Bonito

800 AD - 1100 AD

Use as elite residence

800 AD - 1000 AD

Hohokam

1000 AD

Snaketown

Ceremonial function

1000 AD

Sebastian

1000 AD

High rainfall/food surplus

Drought/Site abandoned

1130 AD

Cahokia

Cahokia

1000 AD - 1400 AD

Mississippian

Mound 72

1050 AD

Africa

Mapungubwe

1220 AD

Great Zimbabwe

1300 AD - 1400 AD

Mesoamerica

The Olmec

1200 BC - 300 BC

Monte Alban

500 BC - 250 BC

Defensive wall in Monte Alban

250 BC

Teotihuacan

1 AD - 200 AD

Cities

250 AD - 900 AD

Mayan collapse

870 AD

Many cities abandoned

900 AD

Tenochititlan

1519 AD

Largest city in Mesoamerica

Tenochititlan conquered

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