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Sumerian Phalanx

Sumerian Phalanx

In southern Iraq, between Euphrates and Tigris, lived Indoeuropean peoples of white skin – Sumerians. Between 4th and 3rd centuries BC, they reached a level of civilization which still confuses today's scientists, advancing from tribal organization to a highly developed state in very short time. They developed a highly advanced irrigation system, turning a swamp … Continue reading Sumerian Phalanx