Around 25,000 BCE. Nomadic people. Use of stone and wood. Most advanced tool was the bow and arrow.
Agriculture is developed. Tools are refined. Small percentage of people lived in cities.
In the Tigris-Euphrates valley, known as Mesopotamia.
In southern Mesopotamia, called Sumer, these cities form.
Fertile Crescent, the Bronze age began with the appearance of cities.
Ruled the city-state of Kish. United the Akkadian Empire.
Classical Age of Greece came to an end with the rise of this empire.
He established unity in Greece after winning the battle of Chaeronea. He organized the city-states into a group called the League of Corinth.
Death by assassination.
He created a Greek speaking empire before Rome.
This was the conquest of the last of the Hellenistic kingdoms, thus ending the Hellenistic culture.
Accurately calculated the circumference of the earth.
Burned at stake for not worshiping Caesar.
Adventurer who took part in the reconquest of the Iberian peninsula from the Muslims.
From an arrow wound he recieved from fighting in England