History Begins at Sumer
Lecture no. 2 from the course: The Foundations of Western Civilization
Taught by Professor Thomas F. X. Noble | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online History Courses
Borrowing our title from a famous book by S. N. Kramer, we look at why this small slice of what is now southern Iraq became—along with Egypt—one of the two foundations of Western civilization.