The Civilizations of the Near East, The People of Mesopotamia


Athanasios Fountoukis
published on 21 September 2022

This collection focuses on providing supplementary materials to students who want to enhance their school history studies and to teachers who want a more concise coverage of each lesson that they deliver. This chapter examines the economic, social, political, and cultural organization of the peoples of the Near East.

The collection covers the history of ancient Mesopotamia; the cultures of Sumer, Akkad, Babylonia, and Assyria. The materials include a variety of articles, definitions, images, videos, and maps that will cover the students' needs.



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Athanasios Fountoukis
A historian, who acquired a BA degree in History and Ethnology in Greece, and an MA degree in Ancient History in the Netherlands. He is fascinated by the ancient history of maritime and nomadic cultures.

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