Who built the Sumerian ziggurats?


Who built the Sumerian ziggurats?

Ancient Mesopotamia:

The first culture to emerge from the ancient Mesopotamian region were known as the Sumerians. One of their greatest architectural achievements was the ziggurat, massive temples built on a series of platforms.

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The architects and engineers of the Sumerian ziggurats are unknown, as no piece of evidence has surfaced to establish the builders' identities....

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Mesopotamian Ziggurat: Definition & Images


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Learn what defines a Mesopotamian Ziggurat. See why ziggurats were built, what these Mesopotamian temples were used for, and the parts of ziggurats vs. pyramids.

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