Mesopotamia (from the Greek, meaning 'between two rivers’) was an ancient region in the eastern Mediterranean...
Mesopotamia - The Sumerians
Gardens of Babel - The Sumerians La Cinquième 2001
Mesopotamia: The Rise of the Cities
Once upon a time, in the land known as Sumer, the people built a temple to their god who had conquered the forces of chaos...
Phoenicia was an ancient civilization composed of independent city-states which lay along the coast of the Mediterranean...
Ruins of Ur
Ruins in the Town of Ur, Southern Iraq.
Simulation Tour: Ziggurat of Ur
This is a simulation (virtual reality) video of a reconstruction of the Ziggurat of Ur in its entirety. Ur was a city...
Stamped Brick From Borsippa
A stamped brick with cuneiform inscription, from Borsippa, Ziggurat of Nabu, Sumer, Mesopotamia (2500 BCE).
Statue of Lugal-Dalu
Lugal-Dalu was probably a local ruler of Adab. The inscriptions on the statue's right shoulder describe the depicted...
Sumer: A Digital Board Game with an Ancient Twist
Sumer is a digital board game inspired by M.U.L.E. and the Epic of Gilgamesh. Race across the Ziggurat in ancient Sumer...
Sumer: Surplus Food, Big Buildings, and Power Hungry Lugals
On to episode number two where we meet the successors of the Ubaid people, the Sumerians. After the Sumerians came...