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ARCH 2
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  1. Late Dynastic period
    Perians succeed in invading and ruling Egypt as 27th Dynasty, however Egyptians over throw them and re-establish Egyptian Culture
  2. Greek/Roman period
    Dark time, Persians return for 10 yeats, temples plundered, holy animals butchered, massive taxes, made way for Alexander the great
  3. Indus Valley Civilisation
    • 7000 BP-18000 BC
    • Surplus food production: wheat barley, crops stored in mud brick huts, kept live stock, became large urban centers, evidence for texhnology
  4. Indus Valley Urban life
    craft specialisation and industrialisation, use of copper and metal for industrial and commercial development, craft
  5. Indus Valley Architecture
    dockyards, granaries and warehouses, lare wall around cities, citadel and lower town, little evidence of religious political structures, different size houses
  6. Indus Valley Trade/Farming
    important, facilitated by advances in transport technology e.g carts and boats, evidence of sea farming,extensive canal networks, trade to Afghanistan
  7. 8 urban centers of indus civilisation
    • Harrapa
    • Mahenjo-Daro: grid plan city, sun-dried brick houses with wooden upper half
    • Ganeriwala
    • Rajhigarhi
    • Kalinangan 
    • Rupar
    • Dholavira
    • Latha;
  8. Indus Valley Religion
    Agricultural city, fertility very important, terracotta mother goddess, animal representation, bull prominent figure
  9. Harapa
    • Citadel, houses have central open courtyard with living rooms
    • rectangular/oval grave with pottery/funerary objects
    • pot-burials on circular pit
    • rectangular/oval grave with no bodies only gifts
  10. Indus Valley Writing
    over 400 distinct symbols, used seals with animals, sings hung over citadel
  11. Indus Valley Collapse
    change and decline on monsoon patterns impacted agriculture, citizens forced eastward, caused a decline of cities and rise of small communities

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