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Alphabet developed by the Phoenicians that became the model for later Western alphabets.(Greek & Latin)
All the poems, stories and writings of a period of time or of a country. One of the components of culture.
Epic of Gilgamesh
An epic poem from Mesopotamia, and among the earliest known works of literary writing. Its about a king who tries to find immortality after his friend dies.
Ancient Greek epic written by Homer, about Odysseus' 10 year struggle to get home from the Trojan War.
Epic poems of India's struggle for power between two branches of the same family, contains teaches of Hinduism.
The Hindu story of Rama, a god-king that rescued his wife Sita from her abductor Sri Lanka. Written in ancient India.
A huge stone inscribed with hieroglyphics, Greek, and a later form of Egyptian that allowed historians to understand Egyptian writing.
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