Ancient sumer

Delve into the rich history of Ancient Sumer and discover the wonders of this extraordinary civilization. Unearth hidden treasures, decipher ancient texts, and explore the legacy left behind by the Sumerians.

Introduction The ancient civilization of Sumer, is one of the earliest civilizations in human history. The Sumerians were a people who lived in Mesopotamia, the land between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers, around 4000-2000 BCE. They achieved impressive technological advancement, including the development of writing, mathematics, and astronomy. Their social structure consisted of a ruling

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Ur was an important Sumerian city-state in ancient Mesopotamia, located at the site of modern Tell el-Muqayyar in south Iraq's Dhi Qar Governorate.  The site is marked by the partially restored ruins of the Ziggurat of Ur, which contained the shrine of Nanna, excavated in the 1930s.  Pictured:  The ruins of Ur, with the Ziggurat of Ur visible in the background Ancient Artefacts, Ancient Ruins, Archaeology, Ancient Near East, Archaeology News, Archaeological Site, Ancient Cities, Ancient Civilizations, Ancient Mesopotamia

Ur was an important Sumerian city-state in ancient Mesopotamia, located at the site of modern Tell el-Muqayyar in south Iraq's Dhi Qar Governorate. The site is marked by the partially restored ruins of the Ziggurat of Ur, which contained the shrine of Nanna, excavated in the 1930s. Pictured: The ruins of Ur, with the Ziggurat of Ur visible in the background

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Sumer [note 1] is the earliest known civilization in the historical region of southern Mesopotamia , during the Chalcolithic and Early Bronze Ages, and one of the first civilizations in the world, along with Ancient Egypt, Norte Chico and the Indus Valley. Living along the valleys of the Tigris and Euphrates, Sumerian farmers grew an abundance of grain and other crops, the surplus from which enabled them to form urban settlements. Prehistoric proto-writing dates back before 3000 BC. The earliest Ancient History, Ancient Egypt, Sumerian King List, Ancient Sumer, Ancient Sumerian, Akkadian Empire, Ancient Mesopotamia, Ancient Origins, Mesopotamia

Sumer is the earliest known civilization, located in the historical region of southern Mesopotamia, emerging during the Chalcolithic and early Bronze Ages between the sixth and fifth millennium BC. Like nearby Elam, it is one of the cradles of civilization, along with Egypt, the Indus Valley, the Erligang culture of the Yellow River valley, Caral-Supe, and Mesoamerica. Living along the valleys of the Tigris and Euphrates rivers, Sumerian farmers grew an abundance of grain and other crops, a…

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