Ancient Civ Key Terms
a broad area of flat, open land, that is lower than a plateau.
a city and the surrounding villages and farmland that it controlled.
a skilled worker who who makes such goods by hand.
a long poem about a hero.
people who moved with flocks and herds.
belief in many gods.
pictures that stand for words or ideas.
wedge - shaped.
professional writers and record keepers.
a nation, and city-states, and other nations it has conquered.
a complete and organized set of laws.
forced absence from the country.
scientists who observe and record the movements of planets and stars.
a broad area of high, flat, land.