World Map Ancient Civilizations

Select a date an see cities kingdoms and empires rise and fall. A civilization or civilisation see english spelling differences is any complex society characterized by urban development social stratification imposed by a cultural elite symbolic systems of communication for example writing systems and a perceived separation from and domination over the natural environment. However whereas the roman empire lasted from about 30 bce to 476 ce ancient roman civilization emerged long before in the centuries after 800 bce.

world map ancient civilizations