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WATCH OUT!!! HERE WE COME THE AKKADIANS! By: Amiah, Brooke, Audrey, Bailey
TECHNOLOGY They spoke tow different languages and a powerful postal service. They ruled all of Mesopotamia for over 200 year’s. They came up with the idea for the king’s son to take the throne after the king passed away.
GOVERNMENT King Sargon was the first king for the Akkadians he had a big and powerful army. King Naram-Sin ruled for fifty years and was successful.
SOCIAL CLASSES People that were good leaders typically took the highest of the classes. Over the next 200 years the Akkadians continue to expand they used the Sumerians way of farming.
ART The stones they used were called “steles.” The Sumerians got their taste of culture of art from us, the Akkadians. The stele was created by the Sargon’s grandson, King Naram-Sim. One famous stone is the Victory Stele. People carved relief on the statues. Built temples like other city-states.
WRITING A whole language spoken in 2800 bc and 500 ad It was named after a Akkadian city. There were over 200 to 400 letters. Many Akkadians spoke 2 different languages one Akkadian one Sumerian.
RELIGION Their Religion is very close and similar to the Sumerian's own religion. Their religion is all based on power. So the higher up you are the more you have a say in the religion.
BIBLIOGRAPHY Google Wikipedia http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/hd/akka/hd_akka.htm http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/hd/akka/hd_akka.htm http://www.historyforkids.org/learn/westasia/history/akkadians.htm http://www.historyforkids.org/learn/westasia/history/akkadians.htm http://www.ducksters.com/history/mesopotamia/akkadian_empire.htm http://www.ducksters.com/history/mesopotamia/akkadian_empire.htm http://www.omniglot.com/writting/akkadian.htm http://www.omniglot.com/writting/akkadian.htm Bing