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Some impressions of Mesopotamia in 1919.

john p. Hewett

Some impressions of Mesopotamia in 1919.

by john p. Hewett

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Published by HMSO in London .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination23p. ;
Number of Pages23
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Open LibraryOL18656634M

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The Mandate for Mesopotamia (Arabic: الانتداب البريطاني على العراق ‎) was a proposed League of Nations mandate to cover Ottoman Iraq (Mesopotamia). It would have been entrusted to the United Kingdom, but was superseded by the Anglo-Iraqi Treaty, an agreement between Britain and Iraq with some similarities to the proposed mandate. This is the first systematic attempt to survey in detail the archaeological evidence for the crafts and craftsmanship of the Sumerians, Babylonians, and Assyrians in Ancient Mesopotamia, covering the period c BC. As creators of some of the earliest farming and urban communities known to us, these people were among the first pioneers of many crafts and skills that remain fundamental to.

  World War I, also known as WWI (abbreviation), the First World War, the Great War, and "The War to End All Wars", was a global military conflict that took place mostly in Europe between and It left millions dead and re-shaped the modern world. The outcomes of World War I would be important factors in the development of World War II 21 years later. Mesopotamia's timeline is thus a primary example of the way ancient civilizations develop. Key Takeaways: Mesopotamian Timeline Mesopotamia includes the eastern one half of the region known as the Fertile Crescent, in particular, the region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers from Anatolia to where the rivers meet and dump into the Persian.


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