APWH Vocabulary Chapter 1 (Bulliet)

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DefinitionVocabulary Word
Charm meant to protect from evil spirits
writing system using wedge shaped symbols
Historical period characterized by production of tools from stone and other materials
massive pyramidal stepped tower of ancient Mesopotamia
People who supported themselves by hunting and gathering
A body preserved by special processes in ancient Egypt
Family of languages originating in west Asia; languages include Arabic and Hebrew
Capital city for Hammurabi and Nebuchadnezzar
Large triangular stone monument in ancient Egypt; used for burial
Capital city of ancient Egypt during the Middle and New Kingdoms
Created framework for civilization in Mesopotamia
structures and complexes of very large stones constructed for ceremonial and religious purposes
Largest city of the Indus River Valley civilizations
DefinitionVocabulary Word
Study of past events and changes in cultural practives
Occupation for people who were able to read and write
Socially transmitted patterns of action and expression
Reed that grows along the banks of the Nile River; used as a form of paper
Divinely created order of the universe in ancient Egypt
Amorite ruler of Babylon best known for a code of laws
Small independent state with an urban center and surrounding agricultural land
system of writing in which pictorial symbols represented sounds, syllables and concepts; ancient Egypt
Central figure in ancient Egyptian state
City thought to be a twin capital with Mohenjo-Daro
alloy of copper and tin
Period of the Stone Age associated with the ancient Agricultural Revolution
Group of people who share a set of cultural traits

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