Week 1b - The Flandrian Rise in Sea Levels Ca....

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The Flandrian Rise in Sea Levels Ca. 12,000-14,000 BP: Sea levels rise around 4 meters Possible basis of “flood myths” throughout the world? Caused destruction of old cultures Gave birth to new cultures, e.g. Hòa Bình culture in Vietnam Were Egypt & Sumer really the first advanced civilizations? Atlantis & other stories
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Orthodox Timeline Shang = Th ng ượ
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Civilizations D c Chùa (Đ ng Nai) Sa Huỳnh Đông S n ơ From 2500 BCE From 2000 BCE From 2000 BCE Source: Hà Văn T n (ch biên). Kh o c h c Vi t Nam, t p II, ổ ọ Th i đ i kim khí Vi t Nam, ờ ạ Nxb KHXH, Hà N i,1999.
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Key Points: The Orthodox View Western civilization started in the ancient Near East about 3000 BC Civilization developed in two areas – Egypt and Mesopotamia Differences in conditions caused cultures to be different Locations made Mesopotamia easier to invade Regular, gentle flooding of Nile River in Egypt made farming easier
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