Legacy: The Origins of Civilization

Season 1 Episode 1

Iraq: Cradle of Civilization

Aired Unknown Aug 13, 1991 on Athena
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Iraq: Cradle of Civilization
In places like Uruk and Eridu in what is now Iraq, humans founded the first cities nearly 6,000 years ago. They left us literature, astronomy, and mathematics, as well as lessons in overpopulation and environmental stewardship.

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