The Cuneiform Writing System in Ancient Mesopotamia: Emergence and Evolution

The Cuneiform Writing System in Ancient Mesopotamia: Emergence and Evolution

Detailed map of ancient Mesopotamia.

The writing systems that are earliest developed individually and at approximately the same time frame in Egypt and Mesopotamia, but present scholarship shows that Mesopotamia’s writing appeared first. That writing system, developed by the Sumerians, emerged in Mesopotamia around 3500 BCE. Czytaj dalej