• Ch 7 Notes Apwh
    of Persia arose in the arid land of Iran. For centuries, Iran had developed under the shadow of the wealthier and productive Mesopotamia while absorbing migrations and invasions. b) During the sixth century BCE, rulers of the province of Persia in southwest Iran embarked on a series of conquests that...
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  • Zoroastrianism
    ------------------------------------------------- History Origins Zoroastrianism emerged out of a common prehistoric Indo-Iranian religious system dating back to the early 2nd millennium BCE.[9]According to Zoroastrian tradition, Zoroaster was a reformer who exalted the deity of Wisdom, Ahura Mazda, to the status...
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  • History
    BCE= Before common era (same as BC) CE= Common Era (Same as AD) Circa = around the time of, approximately – not exact date( abbreviated “ca” or “c”) Chapter 1 * 4mil ya to 3500 BCE * Hominids * australopithecus 4mil ya * Homo Erectus 1.5 mil ya Homo Sapiens 200 thousand...
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  • iran
    Iran (i/ɪˈrɑːn/[9] or /aɪˈræn/;[10] Persian: ایران‎ [ʔiːˈɾɒn] ( listen)), also known as Persia (/ˈpɜrʒə/ or /ˈpɜrʃə/),[10][11] officially the Islamic Republic of Iran since 1980, is a country in Western Asia.[12][13][14] It is bordered on the north by Armenia, Azerbaijan and Turkmenistan, with Kazakhstan...
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  • United Nation
    45 The Development of Individual Nation States: 1900-1933: ...................................................................51 Australia, Finland, Iran, Argentina, Russia, Czech Republic, Poland, the Baltic States, Mongolia, Ireland, Turkey, Thailand, Mexico, Colombia .................................
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  • india
    Indian subcontinent from c. 3300 to 1300 BCE in present-day Pakistan and northwest India, was the first major civilization in South Asia.[2] A sophisticated and technologically advanced urban culture developed in the Mature Harappan period, from 2600 to 1900 BCE.[3] This civilization collapsed at the start...
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  • the world in 6 glasses
    Chapter 7 Notes Key Terms -Achaemenid empire: first great Persian empire {558-330 bce} which began under Cyrus and reached its peak under Darius -Ahura Mazda: Main god of Zoroastrianism who represented truth and goodness and was perceived to be an eternal struggle with the malign spirit Angra Mainya ...
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  • History
    agriculture, such major climatic changes had a devastating effect. The influence the big cities had on the rest of the region was based largely on the amount of grain they stocked in their granaries. Once agricultural production declined the influence of the cities declined and eventually the region went into a...
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  • History Sucks
    city of Rome was founded by a group of people called the Latins around 1000 BCE. The Latins came to be called the Romans. In 509 BCE, nearly 500 years after the city of Rome was found, the Romans set up a republic. By 275 BCE, they gained control of the Italian peninsula. Next they tried to dominate...
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  • Study Guide
    ____ 1000 BCE a. Roman empire controls Italian Peninsula 3. ____ 509 BCE b. Punic Wars 4. ____ 275 BCE c. Julius Caesar conquers Western Europe 5. ____ 264 BCE-146 BCE d. Rome is founded 6. ____ 58-51 BCE ...
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  • Keyterms
    Greece and Iran 1000 BCE-30 BCE Reading 2.4.1: Ancient Iran 100-109 Reading 2.4.2 The Rise of the Greeks 109-116 Reading 2.4.3 The Struggle of Persia and Greece 117-124 Reading 2.4.4 The Hellenistic Synthesis 125-131 Chapter 5: An Age of Empires: Rome and Han China 753 BCE-600 CE ...
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  • Persian Empire Notes
    customs * Sassanid Empire (224–651 AD), also called "Neo-Persian Empire" and "Second Persian Empire" * Persia (1501-1979) under Safavid dynasty, Afsharid dynasty, Zand dynasty, Qajar dynasty and Pahlavi dynasty The Achaemenid Persian Empire (c. 550–330 BCE), sometimes known as First Persian...
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  • Ancient Mediterranean Religion
    Magic • Sarah Iles Johnston histories Egypt • Jan Assmann and David Frankfurter • 155 165 173 181 189 197 206 Mesopotamia Israel Iran • • Paul-Alain Beaulieu • Syria and Canaan Anatolia: Hittites David P. Wright David P. Wright • John J. Collins • William Malandra...
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  • Zoroastrianism
    "Zoroastrianism is the oldest of the revealed world-religions, and it has probably had more influence on mankind, directly and indirectly, than any other single faith." Mary Boyce. horizontal rule Introduction: Zoroastrianism is a small religion with about 140,000 members. Yet its importance to...
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  • World History Lecture Notes
    pastoralism * Development of farming communities – a major change – started to be accompanied by a wall structure * Between about 12,000 and 1,000 BCE – Appeared independently * Prior to farming, population size in any one area was limited by the availability of wild game, grain, berries, seeds...
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  • Ap W H Period Ii Review
    Period II 600 bce ‒ 600 ce (big picture overview) 1. THE CLASSICAL CIVILIZATIONS a. Persian (Achaemenid) Empire b. Greece c. Roman Republic & Empire d. Qin & Han Dynasty e. Maurya & Gupta Empires f. Teotihuacan, Mayan city-states ...
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  • Science
    Mohenjo-daro (2600 BCE).[2] Other early examples of bangles in India include copper samples from the excavations at Mahurjhari—soon followed by the decorated bangles belonging to the Mauryan empire (322–185 BCE) and the gold bangle samples from the historic site of Taxila (6th century BCE).[1] Decorated...
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  • review sheet
    Presence II: Market, Theater and Amphitheater Wednesday, October 9 The Roman Civic Presence III: Gate, Arch, Aqueduct Monday, October 14 The Roman Religious Presence: Temple and Tomb Wednesday, October 16 The Roman Residence: Villa and House Monday, October 21 Early Christian and Byzantine Architecture ...
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  • development assesment essay
    worship, fellowship, and study, and engagement with the world through evangelism and social action. Most Christians are omnivores and have no moral or religious objection to eating meat of any kind, though some fast on Fridays or during Lent mainly for spiritual reasons. Some Christians are demi-vegetarians...
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  • Greek and Hellenistic Civilization, The Byzantine Empire and Western Europe & The Last Great Islamic Empires
    Civilization Minoans, Mycenaeans and the Greek „Middle Ages“ The Minoans are Bronze Age the civilization that arose in Crete in third and second millenia BCE. Ther called after their legendary King Minos. Their reign is divided into 3 main periods: Early, Middle and Late Minoans. Their art and architecture...
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