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20 Major Ancient Agrarian Cities 1. Jerusalem (located in the Judean Mountains, between Mediterranean Sea and the northern tip of the Dead Sea) 2. Memphis (The ruins of Memphis are 12 miles south of Cairo, on the west bank of the Nile) 3. Tenochtitlan (Located on an island in Lake Texcoco, in the Valley of Mexico) 4. Anuradhapura (The city, now a UNESCO World Heritage Site, lies 205 km north of the current capital Colombo in Sri Lanka’s North Central Province, on the banks of the historic Malvathu Oya) 5. Cusco (Is a city in southeastern Peru, near Sacred Valley of the Andes mountain range) 6. Nanjing (Located in the lower Yangtze River drainage basin and Yangtze River Delta, former capital of the Republic of China, Southern China) 7. Fustat (Use to be located on the east bank of the Nile opposite the pre-Islamic Coptic settlement of Babylon. Part of modern Cairo) 8. Damascus (Capital and largest city of modern Syria) 9. Mansoura (Lies on the east bank of the Damietta branch of the Nile, in the Delta
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This note was uploaded on 11/02/2011 for the course HISTORY 102 taught by Professor Brown during the Spring '11 term at CUNY City Tech.

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