Why was Sumer more easily invaded than Egypt?
The ancient city of Sumer and its outlying territories were one of the first civilizations. Sumerians accomplished many important feats, including the creation of the world's first writing system, known as cuneiform.
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Sumer's proximity to neighboring kingdoms made it an easier target for invasion than Egypt during the early Mesopotamian era. Surrounded all sides by...
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Sumer was one of the oldest civilizations in human history, dating back more than 5,000 years ago. In this lesson, learn about the people who lived in Sumer, its laws and inventions, and its influence on our lives today.