- from Mesopotamia
900L - 1040L
Long before the modern world ever knew about the splendors of Mesopotamia, it had benefited from the accomplishments of this long-lost world.
The Mesopotamians were the first people known to study the heavens, use the arch and the wheel, compile laws, and keep written records. Their legacy was passed down to us by the people they conquered and by the people who conquered them. Here are some of their achievements.