Dates of the Ancient Near East

Dates of the Ancient Near East - Study Guide: Dates-...

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Study Guide: Dates- Ancient Near East MESOPOTAMIA 4000- 3000 BC: Copper Age (Late-Neolithic Age) 3500 BC: Sumerians pictographs 3100 BC: Sumerian cuneiform 3100-2350 BC: Early Dynastic Age 3000- 1100 BC: Bronze Age (Southern Mesopotamia) 2700 BC: Epic of Gilgamesh 2375- 2350 BC: Lugalzaggisi 2350- 2200 BC: Akkadian Age 2250 BC: Naram Sin 2100- 2000 BC: Neo-Sumerian Age 19 th century BC: Assyrians 19 th - 17 th centuries BC : Babylonians 18 th century BC : Hammurabi 1600 BC : End of Babylonian Empire, rise of Hittites 1600-1100 BC: Kassites EGYPT 3500 BC: Nomes of Upper Egypt under 1 king 3400 BC: Abydos tags with pictures, writing? 3100 BC: Upper Egypt and Lower Egypt united by Narmer 3100- 2700 BC: Archaic Age 2700- 2200 BC: Old Kingdom 25 th century BC: Great Pyramids at Giza 2200- 2040 BC: First Intermediate Age 2040- 1730 BC: Middle Kingdom 1730- 1550 BC: Second Intermediate Age 1550- 1080 BC: New Kingdom 15 th century BC (early): Hatshepsut 15 th century BC: Thutmose III 14 th century BC:
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