The history of the Mediterranean region is the history of the interaction of the
cultures and people of the lands surrounding the Mediterranean Sea—the central
superhighway of transport, .... ...
The Mediterranean Sea is a sea connected to the Atlantic Ocean surrounded by
the Mediterranean region and almost completely enclosed by land: on the north.
The world map shows what a unique location the Mediterranean Sea has in the
... Established in 300 BC, the Ancient Library of Alexandria in Egypt was one of ...
The Mediterranean Sea. - a brief history Page 4 ... of the days of the week. The
hanging gardens of Babylon were one of the seven wonders of the ancient world.
The ancient Greeks were active seafarers seeking opportunities for trade and
founding new independent cities at coastal sites across the Mediterranean Sea.”
In ancient times the Mediterranean Sea was a transport superhighway, allowing
for trade and cultural exchange between the peoples of the region. It was critical
Jan 20, 2013 ... My first glimpse of ancient Greek culture came in grade 7 and I was fascinated by
it. I would run through my back yard, sporting my own ...
When Augustus founded the Roman Empire, the Mediterranean sea began to be
... It was an important route for merchants and travelers of ancient times that ...
The Mediterranean Sea was formed through movements of the Earth's plates.
When the ancient landmass of Pangaea broke apart about 250 million years ago
Dec 9, 2009 ... New data shows Mediterranean Sea was refilled in flood from Atlantic. ...
Towering Ancient Tsunami Devastated the Mediterranean. Strait of ...