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Concept that the zhou leaders and later the Chinese leaders declared that justified their power
Mandate of Heaven
Nomads attacked this dynasty's capital in 771 B.C. and effectively took them out of power
This is a legendary king of Mesopotamia whose adventures are detailed in one of the world's earliest works of literature.
What did these early river civilizations do to overcome the challenges they were faced with?
Built irrigation systems to secure their water supply
This is the process by which the ideas, beliefs, and products of one people are shared with and widely accepted by another people.
This part of the area between the Persian Gulf and the Mediterranean Sea differs from the surrounding territory in the richness of the land.
This is a political unit that operates similarly to an independent kingdom, although it shares a culture with other areas.
This is the result of uniting several peoples, nations, or formerly independent states under one ruler.
From the pyramids, we can tell that the ancient Egyptians
Had the necessary technology and organization to carry out massive projects
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