Early Dynastic Mesopotamia – West Asian history

By |2018-04-25T23:42:17-07:00September 14th, 2017|History, West Asia|

A statue of a worshipper from Mari, on the Euphrates river in Mesopotamia (modern Syria). Around 2900 BC, after the flood, comes a time period called Early Dynastic, which lasts for about 600 years (there is a good deal of disagreement). It corresponds to the Old Kingdom in Egypt and to the Early Bronze Age in Greece. The civilization [...]