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Mesopotamia Research

Welcome to History Link 101's Mesopotamian Research Page. Here you will find excellent Links to Mesopotamian history, mythology, archeology and original texts.  History Link 101 is a site developed for World History Classes, by a World History Teacher.

 


Archeology       


The Nippur Expedition Archeological information on the uncovering of the Sumerian Religious Center
        Visual = 5 Content = 4  M5000

Dead Sea Scrolls Good site with a lot of information. 
        Visual = 3 Content = 5  M5010

Jar Holding Scrolls One image. 
        Visual = 4 Content = 5  M5020

    

History           

Essay on New Societies in Mesopotamia  Includes Babylon, Sumer and Sargon the Great 
       Visual = N/A Content = 5   M5030

Catal Hoyuk Nice site detailing this early Neolithic Age city.
        Visual = 5 Content = 5   M5040

Hebrews between Egypt and Assyria Large essay which gives brief history of Israel and the interactions between the three cultures.   
        Visual = N/A Content = 5   M5050
   
Collapse of Mesopotamia  Short essay.
        Visual = N/A Content = 3   M5060

Collapse of Mesopotamia Pages on irrigation techniques that were a major factor in collapse.
        Visual = N/A Content = 4   M5070

History of Persia 
        Visual = 5 Content = 5     M5080
   
Essay on Sumer
        Visual = N/A Content = 5  M5090

Ancient Sumer One page summary.
        Visual = N/A Content = 5   M5100

Asia Minor One page description of this region.
        Visual = N/A Content = 5   M5110

Mesopotamia Large page with lots of academic information.
        Visual = N/A Content = 5   M5120

Ancient Kings of Mesopotamia List of kings in each empire.
        Visual = N/A Content = 5   M5130

Essays on Mesopotamia Eight pages of essays by Frank A. Smitha.
        Visual = N/A Content = 5   M5140
 
Western Asia and Empire of Mesopotamia  One page essay.
        Visual = N/A Content = 5   M5150

History of Babylon Five large page essays with other resources.
        Visual = N/A Content = 5   M5160

Ancient Mesopotamian Slide Show Forty slides with maps, images and notes.
        Visual = 4 Content = 5   M5170

 

Original Text         

   
Dead Sea Scrolls Large site which covers the discovery and further study.
        Visual = 3 Content = 5 M5180

Epic of Gilgamesh By Tony Garone.  Notes and Musical interpretation of the Epic. Very unique site.
        Visual = N/A Content = 5    M5190

Fordham Site Many original text links mixed in with this large link page.
        Visual = N/A Content = 4   M5200

 

Mythology 


Assyro-Babylonian Mythology
        Visual = N/A Content = 5   M5210

Canaanite/Ugaritic Mythology
        Visual = N/A Content = 5   M5220

Sumerian Mythology
        Visual = N/A Content = 5   M5230
  

Link Sites


Link Page from Fordham   M5240
   
Link Page by Rutgers Religion Department   M5250


Other Sites       


History of Plumbing in Mesopotamia 
        Visual = N/A Content = 5   M5260

Number system in Ancient Babylon  
        Visual = 2 Content = 5   M5270

Cuneiform and Invention of Writing  One page summary.
        Visual = N/A Content = 5   M5280


 

Timeline


Cross Cultural Timeline Excellent page showing all major cultures and major events!!
        Visual = 5 Content = 5   M5290

Egyptian, Babylonian, Jewish, and others Rulers and time lines comparing early kingdoms.
        Visual = N/A Content = 5   M5300

Basic Timeline
        Visual = N/A Content = 5   M5310

Major Empires in Mesopotamia Timeline with links and short descriptions of each.
        Visual = 4 Content = 5   M5320

Timeline of Mesopotamia
        Visual = N/A Content = 4   M5330