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Similar to archaeologists in that they study the lives of earlier people, but focus more on written documents
to adapt (an animal or plant) to life in intimate association with and to the advantage of humans
An area where there is a particularly high level of cultural and technological development
A major political unit consisting of a vast expanse of land/territory, or several small territories united under one rule
Plant that grows along the banks of the Nile; used by the ancient Egyptians to make a paperlike material
Seasonal wind; in India, the winter monsoon brings hot, dry weather and the summer monsoon brings rain
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