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Even within a single work, often archeologists will offer several possible dates or even several whole chronologies as possibilities. Basic features of early civilizations- Mesopotamia, Indus Valley, & Egypt Compare the culture, state and social structure of two or more early civilizations: Mesopotamia, Egypt, Indus Valley. - Human And Environment Interaction: People who lived in these ancient civilizations had a great impact on the environment. For example, they believed that winter, the season of huger and hardship, occurred when the god Dumuzi died and descended into the underworld.

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