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A map of Ancient Mesopotamia. This map shows the key geography of the Fertile Crescent. This map is a great way to start a unit on Mesopotamia, by giving them a background in both the political and physical geography of the Fertile Crescent world.
Students have to:
Locate major physical features of the Fertile Cresent.
Locate major cities of the Babylonian Empire
IMPORTANT NOTE. Based on what textbook you use, you may wish to change the the items on the map. The items listed correspond to maps found in World History: Journey Through Time, Early Ages by Jackson Spielvogel.
Also included is a challenge options for your advanced students.