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The Ancient World: Civilizations and Ideas

22 minutes 7 seconds

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Eight distinct civilizations emerged in the ancient world: Mesopotamia, Egypt, Maya, India, China, Rome, Greece, and Persia. What common characteristics did these ancient societies share? What made them unique? Viewers will also trace the rise and fall of each civilization. Part of the "Civilizations and Ideas" series.

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Civilization and Ideas
Episode 1
22 minutes 7 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
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Civilization and Ideas
Episode 2
18 minutes 5 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
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Civilization and Ideas
Episode 3
14 minutes 51 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
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Episode 4
14 minutes 37 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12