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Short History Of The World Part 4

by Kitty Jellinek
So far in the World History series we have covered what is commonly termed as pre-history. See – Part 1, Part 2, Part 3. The definition of pre-history is the period before written recorded history and based on research, archaeology and legend. Recorded History dates to the invention of writing – therefore I think it is appropriate to start this section with the Sumerians who are historically recognized as the first people to use writing in the true sense.