The 2nd millennium BC spanned the years 2000 through 1001 BC. In the Ancient Near East, it marks the transition from the Middle to the Late Bronze Age. The Ancient Near Eastern cultures are well within the historical era: The first half of the millennium is dominated by the Middle Kingdom of Egypt and Babylonia. The alphabet develops. At the center of the millennium, a new order emerges with Mycenaean Greek dominance of the Aegean and the rise of the Hittite Empire. The end of the millennium see
Tutankhamun was an Egyptian pharaoh of the 18th dynasty (ruled 1333 BC – 1324 BC in the conventional chronology), during the period of Egyptian history known as the New Kingdom. His original name, Tutankhaten, means "Living Image of Aten",... 15 of 32 items.
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The major characteristics of civilization and how civilizations emerged in Mesopotamia, Egypt and the Indus valley. Standard 1A The student understands how Mesopotamia, Egypt, and the Indus valley became centers of dense population, urbanization, and cultural innovation in the fourth and third millennia BCE. Standard 1B The student understands how commercial and cultural interactions contributed to change in the Tigris-Euphrates, Indus, and Nile regions.
How agrarian societies spread and new states emerged in the third and second millennia BCE. Standard 2A The student understands how civilization emerged in northern China in the second millennium BCE. Standard 2B The student understands how new centers of agrarian society arose in the third and second millennia BCE.
The political, social, and cultural consequences of population movements and militarization in Eurasia in the second millennium BCE. Standard 3A The student understands how population movements from western and Central Asia affected peoples of India, Southwest Asia, and the Mediterranean region. Standard 3B The student understands the social and cultural effects that militarization and the emergence of new kingdoms had on peoples of Southwest Asia and Egypt in the second millennium BCE. Standard 3C The student understands how urban society expanded in the Aegean region in the era of Mycenaean dominance. Standard 3D The student understands the development of new cultural patterns in northern India in the second millennium BCE.
Major trends in Eurasia and Africa from 4000 to 1000 BCE. Standard 4A The student understands major trends in Eurasia and Africa from 4000 to 1000 BCE.
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The 2nd millennium BC is the time between the Middle and the late Bronze Age. The first half of the millennium saw a lot of activity by the Middle Kingdom of Egypt and Babylonia. The alphabet develops. Indo-Iranian migration onto the Iranian plateau and onto the Indian subcontinent saw the creation and use of the chariot. Chariot warfare and population movements lead to violent changes at the center of the millennium.
Jun 28, 2017 · Other early dyed wool textiles were found in Italy dated to the Iron Age , and in China’s Xinjiang province at burial sites dated to the early 2nd through the 1st millennium BCE. Also there, HPLC analysis identified madder and plant-based indigotin [ 43 , 76 ].
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Elementary Education in Early Second Millennium BCE Babylonia Alhena Gadotti and Alexandra Kleinerman. In this volume, Alhena Gadotti and Alexandra Kleinerman investigate how Akkadian speakers learned Sumerian during the Old Babylonian period in areas outside major cities.