Nigger Hunter Essay

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A. Complete this chart by filling in the information for each civilization as explained in the assignment. |What|When|Who|Where|Why| Phoenicians|The political system of the Phoenicians allowed each Phoenician city-state to have its own ruler, its own form of government, and its own chosen god to worship.|The Phoenicians existed from around 1200 BCE to 800 BCE. |These people, also called Canaanites, were semitic-speaking sea people who, because of their location, became famous for trading.|It grew along the Mediterranean Coast, North of Palestine. It consisted of city-states and its main city-states were Tyre and Sidon (present day Lebanon and Syria).|The civilization was known for manufacturing as well as trade. They were the first to make clear glass from sand. The purple dye (the color of royalty) they produced became their trademark. Of course, they were excellent shipbuilders.| Hebrews |The Hebrew religion, Judaism, was unique in the ancient world. It was monotheistic, which means they believed in one God, and it influenced two later religions, Christianity and Islam.|The Hebrew civilization began about 2000 BCE |Hebrews were among the many peoples who occupied the Fertile Crescent. King David (1010 BCE - 970 BCE) extended rule from the borders of Egypt, through all of Palestine and Syria, and as far eastward as the Euphrates Valley.|the nomadic Hebrews migrated to a region known as Canaan (roughly corresponding to present-day Israel, western Jordan, southern Syria, and southern Lebanon).|King David, the Kingdom of Israel prospered and became a large nation. This time became known as "Israel's Golden Age." King David and King Solomon built Jerusalem into a major political and commercial center. | Babylonians |Babylonia was a well-organized empire that placed importance on law and justice with a highly-developed court system.|spanned from the 18th Century

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