c. 2600 BCE
c. 2150 BCE - c. 1400 BCEThe Sumerian Epic of Gilgamesh written on clay tablets.
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2600 BCE: Uruk ruled by Gilgamesh for 126 years according to the Sumerian King List.
2150 BCE - 1400 BCE: The Sumerian Epic of Gilgamesh written on clay tablets.
2150 BCE - 2000 BCE: Written form of the Sumerian Epic of Gilgamesh, which mentions beer.
2047 BCE - 1750 BCE: The Ur III Period in Sumer. Great Wall of Uruk still standing.