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Mesopotamia: Crash Course World History #3

In which John presents Mesopotamia, and the early civilizations that arose around the Fertile Crescent. Topics covered include the birth of territorial kingd...


Iraq, the Cradle Of Civilization - Documentary

After thousands of years as a hunter/gatherer, man built the first cities 5000 years ago on the banks of the Euphrates in Southern Iraq. Civilization began....

Ancient Mesopotamia Song By Mr. Nicky


Ancient Mesopotamia

Media Blitz on Ancient Mesopotamian Empires. Has information and relevant dates on the Ancient Mesopotamian Empires (Akkadians, Babylonians, Assyrians, and N...

The Kings: From Babylon to Baghdad 1

The Kings: From Babylon to Baghdad 1.

Mesopotamia From Nomads to Farmers

Ancient Mesopotamia

Lost Civilizations: Mesopotamia.

Mesopotamian Civilization ★ Ancient Mesopotamia Documentary History ♦ Lost Civilizations 1

About: Mesopotamian Civilization, Biblical History, Garden of Eden, Holy Land, Iraq, Middle East, Ancient Civilizations, Ancient History, Archaeology, Lost C...

Ancient Mesopotamia (clip)

The contributions of the Sumerians, Semites, Babylonians and Assyrians are depicted against authentic locales, including the cities of Babylon, Ur and Nineve...

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Sat, 12 Jul 2014 06:03:56 -0700

Our earliest records of the work of a dream interpreter come from ancient Mesopotamia. Here the person you asked for help with your dream was called the “questioner”. On clay tablets from Assur and Nineveh, the “questioner” is usually a woman. The ...

Guardian Liberty Voice

Guardian Liberty Voice
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:48:45 -0700

Iraq is the cradle of civilization, and its name is derived from Uruk, one of the most important cities in ancient Mesopotamia and the origin of the concept of the city. Its legendary King Gilgamesh was the hero of an epic story of his quest for ...
First Things (blog)
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 13:15:00 -0700

K. van der Toorn has a 1989 article summarizing the purity system of ancient Mesopotamia. He describes purity rules as a form of temple etiquette. What makes something unclean is not that it is immoral but that it is displeasing in a particular setting ...
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 13:48:45 -0700

Ancient Mesopotamia was the location of both the Babylonian and Assyrian empires, as well as the ancestral homeland of Abraham. The city of Mosul is located on the site of the ancient city of Nineveh, the capital of the brutal Assyrian empire and the ...
First Things (blog)
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 03:07:30 -0700

Stephan Maul writes of ancient Mesopotamia: “If a dog constantly howled and yelped in someone's house, this boded evil for the owner of the house and his family. The person affected, however, had more to fear than impending doom, for the appearance of ...

Business Record

Business Record
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 05:22:30 -0700

Examining history as far back as ancient Mesopotamia, Bernstein makes the case both theoretically and empirically that as wealthy societies get richer – and therefore have more capital to invest – “the supply-demand equation shifts in favor of capital ...
Bangalore Mirror
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 06:52:30 -0700

More trivia - the first manmade lipsticks appeared around 4,000 years ago in ancient Mesopotamia, when women ground precious gems and decorated their lips with the fine dust. According to another study, most women today own over 20 lipsticks, of which ...
First Things (blog)
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 11:11:15 -0700

Students of Ancient Near Eastern religions and cultures have typically assumed that the peoples of the ANE operated, like ancient Israelites, with a dichotomy of holy and profane. Beate Pongratz-Leisten doubts this, both for Mesopotamia and for Israel.

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