DISC week 10 - Discussion 00:12 Gilgamesh &...

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Unformatted text preview: Discussion 00:12 Gilgamesh & Polbyius probably not on Final PROBABLY ON FINAL:- Plato, Perpetua, City of God (possibly), Quran AND Charlemagne Charlemagne: king of Franks- Holy Roman Empire (emperor)- late 700s early 800s fragmented in west, held by little in east Rome could no longer deal with barbarians of north and west, couldnt protect borders any longer o Tribal, nomadic o Climatic changes in north that fueled food shortages. Warmth in west & high agriculture o Constantinople is in East o Wealth & food = east Massive urban population that wasnt militarily ready as they had been before like a population of soldiers/citizens.- UNIFY = CENTRAL AUTHORITY ROME early Dark Ages (Roman collapse) technology decrease, food supply down population decreases and scatters, city deteriorates, public works decrease (not as much in east but a...
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This note was uploaded on 11/11/2010 for the course HIST1A 221-004-20 taught by Professor Geary during the Fall '10 term at UCLA.

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DISC week 10 - Discussion 00:12 Gilgamesh &...

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