The area between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers
A large arc of rich, or fertile, farmland
A mixture of rich soil and tiny rocks
A way of supplying water to an area of land
Division of Labor
The type of arrangement in which each worker specializes in a particular task of job
A land thousands of Sumerians settled in Mesopotamia
A central city and all the countryside around it
The worship of may gods
The world's first system of writing
Long poems that tell the stories of heroes
A city located on the Euphrates and in 1792 BC Hammurabi became it's king
A set of 282 laws that dealt with almost every part of daily life
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