The Fertile Crescent

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  This presentation shows important facts about ancient civilizations in Mesopotamia
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  • 1. The Tigris and Euphrates rivers are a key part of life in the Fertile Crescent.
  • 2. The following are places to know.
  • 3. After hundreds of years of struggle among Mesopotamian city-states, Hammurabi united much of the region under the control of Babylon.
  • 4. Hammurabi’s Code was a set of laws that governed life in the Babylonian empire.
  • 5. This is how Nineveh may have looked like in Ashurbanipal’s time.
  • 6. The ancient Persian capital of Persepolis, in what is now Iran, includes many detailed carvings.
  • 7. THE HANGING GARDENS OF BABYLON
  • 8. Phoenician sailors steered ships full of trade goods from Western Asia throughout the Mediterranean region.
  • 9. Phoenician traders developed what is perhaps the world’s first alphabet.
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