The Ancient Near East is a term used to describe the lands roughly corresponding to those described by the modern term Middle East, during the period from prehistory until the time of Alexander the Great. It encompasses Mesopotamia, Persia, Egypt, Palestine, Syria, and the non-Greek areas of Anatolia.Ancient Egypt refers to the civilisation of the Nile Valley between about 31st century BC 3000 BC and the conquest of Egypt by Alexander the Great in 332 BC
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Ancient Civilizations Clipart
A great selection of ancient civilization clipart and maps.
Ancient Civilizations Lesson Plans
A online resource for Ancient Civilization lesson plans.
The Inuvialuit of the Western Arctic
The Inuit living in the western Canadian Arctic call themselves Inuvialuit or real human beings. Their homeland stretches from the Alaskan border east to Amundsen Gulf and the western edge of the Canadian Arctic Islands.
Ancient Civilization, National Geographic
Read articals from National Geographic and learn about lost tribes, the Dikika baby, the sahara dessert and how they all give little answers from Africa's ancient civilization.
Journey to the Ancient World
A journey to The Ancient World, weaving together the Peoples of those lands and civilizations and the way they lived and - their thoughts, their hopes, their dreams, their lives.
Ancient Greek and Roman Coins
Information and pictures of Ancient Greek and Roman coins.
In archaeology, the Iron Age is the stage in the development of any people where the use of iron implements as tools and weapons is preeminent..
The Chalcolithic also known as the Eneolithic or Copper Age period, is a phase in the development of human culture in which the use of early metal tools appeared alongside the use of stone tools.
Wonders of the Ancient World
The Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, with the Pharos of Alexandria, is medieval in origin. Antipater's list had the walls of Babylon rather than the lighthouse..
Bearers of Meaning - Ancient and Byzantine Coins
A collection of Ancient and Byzantine coins. This site includes essays on the history of ancient coins and pictures of coins.
The Bronze Age is a period in a civilization's development when the most advanced metalworking has developed the techniques of smelting copper from natural outcroppings and alloys it to cast bronze..
Life and Art of an Ancient Arctic People
The collections of the Canadian Museum of Civilization include several hundred carvings excavated from Palaeo-Eskimo sites. They represent one of the world's great collections of prehistoric art and provide fascinating insight into an ancient religion....
The Etruscan civilization existed in Etruria and the Po valley in the northern part of what is now Italy, prior to the formation of the Roman Republic
Ancient Economies I
This page is devoted to the consideration of unsettled or disputed aspects of ancient economies, including the entire Mediterranean world.
Native Watercraft in Canada - canoes, kayaks, umiaks
Watercraft have long played a vital role in the cultures of most First Peoples in Canada