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Anunna Gods Of The Ancient Near East 0 (0)

There is much confusion and misinformation about the Mesopotamian Anunna gods also called Anuna or Anunnaki. Many so-called authors and self-styled ‘self-taught scholars’ have made sensational claims about these Mesopotamian gods, including statements that they come from a planet called “Nibiru”, and that ancient texts proclaim things that no real scholar can find in any […]Continue Reading
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Sumerian Civilization First Admired 5 (1)

Sumer (or Šumer) was one of the early civilizations of the Ancient Near East, located in the southern part of Mesopotamia (southeastern Iraq) from the time of the earliest records in the mid-fourth millennium B.C.E. until the rise of Babylonia in the late third millennium B.C.E. The term “Sumerian” applies to all speakers of the…Continue Reading
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Ancient Mesopotamia – The Sumerians 0 (0)

Ancient Mesopotamia and the Sumerians The word Mesopotamia comes from Greek words meaning “land between the rivers.” The rivers are the Tigris and Euphrates. The first settlers to this region did not speak Greek, it was only thousands of years later that the Greek-speaking Alexander the Great, King of Macedonia, conquered this land and carried with him his…Continue Reading
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Mesopotamia A History 0 (0)

The Sumerians to the end of the Early Dynastic period Despite the Sumerians’ leading role, the historical role of other races should not be underestimated. While with prehistory only approximate dates can be offered, historical periods require a firm chronological framework, which, unfortunately, has not yet been established for the first half of the 3rd…Continue Reading