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Ancient Civilizations (you may not have heard about)

Slide 1 of 16: Most people are familiar with the ancient peoples of Egypt, Greece, and Rome, but unless you’re a historian or an archeologist, you’ve probably never heard of these fascinating yet forgotten ancient civilizations.  

(pic) Indus (Harappan) thought to be Ancient-West-Asian-Indus civilization site (for illustrative purposes only)

Alicia Delay has written about ancient civilizations, other than Egyptian, Greek, Roman, Harappan (also known as Indus.)

Following 16 slides with pictures, have information about such ancient civilizations.  Some of them could be as old or even older than the Indus civilization.

View the slides (at link below) to know about them; click right or left arrow to navigate from one slide to another.

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CLICK TAGS:  Aksum   Nubia   Yam   nomadic pastoral peoples   Tombs of the Nobles   Greco-Bactria   Yuezhi  Mitanni  Tuwana   Mauryan Empire  Indo-Greek Kingdom

15 ancient civilizations you’ve never heard of (msn.com)

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