2. Ancient Civilizations in Mesopotamia

     Associated with Mesopotamia are ancient cultures like the Sumerians, Akkadians, and Babylonians, Assyrians then Persian. Learning about this time period can be a little confusing because these cultures interacted with and ruled over each other over the course of several thousand years. These terms can also be associated with city-states, languages, religions, or empires—depending on the time and context we are looking at.
Here is a diagram to help you understand their coexistence