The rise of both the Ancient Egyptian and Ancient Mesopotamian civilizations occurred
around the same time. Both civilizations made their start along rivers, where the land was fertile
for agriculture. In both ancient Egypt and Ancient Mesopotamia, the ri
BRIDGING THE GAP: THE
BETWEEN NEW WORLD
SLAVERY AND THE
World Slavery begin in 1619 with the arrival of the first African captives.
In the years following 1619 sla