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Unformatted text preview: Bed, glazed ceramic tiles from Persia (eastern Mesopotamia) Coffee from Africa, borrowed by Arab traders Fermented drinks from Mesopotamia and Indian regions Distilled alcohol from the Arabian Peninsula Shaving, glass from Ancient Egypt Pajamas, cotton from ancient India Spoon from ancient Romans Silk from China Culture: a group of people with shared history and values (religious, social, and/or political) can be as small as 60-75 people. Civilization: a social, political, and economic entity that expresses/communicates itself through images and written language. Usually develops when its environment can support a large and productive population...
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