Reply You have made an interesting point that may be linked to the people who lived before the great flood, and those who did survive it, and propagated the human race thereafter. However, who exactly were these people and what did they leave behind as proof of their existence, and the proof of they being of more ancient origins than the Sumerians and Akkadians?
Agriculture has spread to what today is Britain and Ireland. A Danish science magazine, Videnskab, in the year will write: This indicates that the first Scandinavian farmers moved from the south and that it wasn't local hunter-gatherers that got the grand idea to begin farming.
Around this time the Sumerians create a system of writing that is for enumurating — counting. Food surpluses are allowing a diversity of occupations to develop: Individual possession of land has been replacing communal possession.
People flee from drought to the Nile River, where they trap water for irrigation and begin an intense agriculture in what is otherwise desert. A Computed Tomography CT scan of his body will find an arrowhead embedded in his back that was unhealed, indicating it may have been a factor in his death.
Transport costs leave the items of trade exclusive to those elites who possess the wealth to pay for them.
It helped fight gum infections and chewing after meals helped fight tooth decay. Priesthood is becoming distinct from working alongside others in the fields. Field labor is described as deserved subservience to the gods.
Hardship is seen as a product of sin. People and animals are still sacrificed to gods. Floods are common and a story of a great flood exists. Trade and wealth are pursued. Competition for power between the kings of city-states produces wars of conquest. The warrior tradition continues with men dominating women.
With commerce, cuneiform writing develops. The ways of Mesopotamians are spreading to Egypt and Greece. Words and ideas but not sound are represented by the most simple of pictures — pictographs.
There, human and animal sacrifices continue. Egyptians have many gods but Egypt has little rain and no myth of a flood. The rule of Egyptian kings is claimed to be associated with the gods. Kings are believed descended from the gods and more deserving than common people.
Rule is to be by the wealthy with a well-organized bureaucracy. Workmen will produce fine vases, sheet metal, tweezers, stonework and other artifacts. Transportation costs make these items of trade too expensive for all but wealthy elites.
Common people are still using stone tools. They are said to have had the Dapenkeng culture style of pottery. A DNA study will produce a conclusion that the pastoralists will contribute to 50 percent of some modern north Europeans. Southern Europeans will appear to have been less affected by the expansion, this according to BBC News, March 2,which adds: The classification is based on shared features of vocabulary and grammar.
These latest migrants are to be known as the Mycenae Greeks, who have gods similar to other Indo-Europeans, including a father god.
Carbon dating performed in the year of He conquers in the name of the Sumerian god Enlil and builds an empire across Mesopotamia and Syria. Naramsin's subjects blame their misfortune on their having angered their gods.
Instability within the royal families of Egypt have ended previous dynasties, and now an eighth dynasty of kings loses power.Ancient Egyptian writing is known as hieroglyphics ('sacred carvings') and developed at some point prior to the Early Dynastic Period (c. BCE).
According to some scholars, the concept of the written word was first developed in Mesopotamia and came to Egypt through trade. A Time-line for the History of Mathematics (Many of the early dates are approximates) This work is under constant revision, so come back later.
Please report any errors to me at [email protected] Based on numerous archaeological discoveries: artifacts, records and monuments found in the past by experts, it is believed that the Anunnaki (Sumerian: “those who came down from the heavens), an extremely advanced civilization from an elusive planet in our solar system, came to Earth, landing in the Persian Gulf some , years ago.
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This civilization flourished in the areas of present-day Ecuador, Peru, and Chile and had its administrative, military and political center located at Cusco which lies in modern-day Peru.
A small introduction to this timeline.. Centuries ago knowledge traveled with caravans between India to an area what we now call Middle East and back. It were mathematicians (called philosophers) that traveled along and passed the knowledge to people at their destination.