Evolution of Civilizations

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The maps are recoloured in accordance with theoretical scheme of Arnold Toynbee and his civilizations in A Study of History.

Map n. 1: 2000 BC
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  1. Sumerian civilization: 9 states. Key city: Ur, language Sumerian,
    1. Sattelite: Anatolian (Hittite): 1 state. language: Hattian
  2. Egyptaic civilization: 2 states. Key city: Weset (Thebes), language Kemetic.
  3. Old Sinic: 1 state. Key city: Yangcheng. Language: Ancient Chinese
 
Map n. 2 : 1300 BC
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  1. Minoan Civilization, 8 states, key city Knossos, languages Minoan, Mycenean Greek
  2. Babyloniac Civilization: 4 states, key city Babylon, languages Akkadian, Amorite, Elamite
  3. Hittite Civilization: 4 states, key city Hattusas, languages : Hittite, Hattian
  4. Egyptaic Civilization: 2 state, key city Weset, language Old Egyptian
  5. Sinic Civilization: 1 state, key city: Yin ,language: Old Chinese
 

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Map n. 3 853 BC:
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  1. Bablyonian Civilization, 17 states, key city Babylon, language Akkadian,
  2. Hellenistic Civilization, 12 states, key city Athens, language Greek
  3. Syriac Civilization, 11 states, key city Tyre, language Canaanite
  4. Sinic Civilization: 6 states, key city Chengzhou (Luoyang), language Old Chinese
  5. Egyptaic Civilization: 3 states, key city Veset, language Old Egyptian
  6. Sabean Civilization. 2 states, key city Marib, language Sabaic
  7. Olmec Civilization: 2 states, key city Tres Zapotes, language Olmec
 
Map n. 4 609 BC
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  1. Hellenic, 80 states, key city Athens, language Greek
  2. Indian, 17 states, key city (?), language Sanskrit
  3. Syriac, 11 states, key city Jerusalem, language Hebrew, Aramaic
  4. Olmec, 10 states, key city Tres Zapotes+ Monte Albán+ Nakbe, language Olmec, Zapotec, Mayan
  5. Babyloniac, 4 states, key city Babylon, language Akkadian, Aramaic
  6. Sabean , 3 states, key city Marib, language Sabaic
  7. Sinic : 3 states, key city Wangcheng, language Chinese
  8. Egyptaic, 2 states, key city Veset, language Egyptian
 
Map n. 5 : 481 BC
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  1. Hellenic : 51 states, key city Athens, language Greek
  2. Dravidian: 20 states, language Tamil
  3. Indian: 17 states, key city Ayodhya, language Sanskrit
  4. Syriac: 5 states, key city Susa, language: Aramaic
  5. Sinic: 3 states, key city Luoyang, language Chinese
 
Map n. 6 , 323 BC
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  1. Sinic Civilization: 16 states, key city: Luoyang, language Chinese
  2. Hellenic Civilization: 10 states, key cities Athens, Alexandria, Babylon, language Greek.
  3. Syriac Civilization: 5 states, key city : Babylon (occupied), Carthage, language(s): Aramaic, Punic, Sabean
  4. Indian Civilization: 4 states, key city: Pataliputra, language: Sanskrit
  5. Dravidian Civilization: 3 states, key city Madurai, language Tamil
  6. Olmec Civilization: 2 states, key city Tres Zapotes, language Olmec
  7. Egyptiac Civilization: 1 state, key city Thebes (occupied), language Egyptian
 
Map n. 7, 265 BC
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  1. Hellenistic Civilization, 17 states, key cities Alexandria/Antioch, language Greek
  2. Sinic Civilization, 16 states, key city Luoyang, language Chinese
  3. Syriac Civilization, 6 states, key cities Carthage, Babylon, Marib, languages Punic, Aramaic, Sabean
  4. Indian Civilization, 5 states, key city Pataliputra, language Sanskrit
  5. Mayan Civilization, 5 states, key city Nakbe, language Mayan
  6. Olmec Civilization, 4 states, key cities Tres Zapotes, Monte Albán, language Zapotec, Olmec
  7. Dravidian Civilization, 3 states, key city Madurai, language Tamil
  8. Egyptaic Civilization, 2 states, key city Napata, language Meroitic
 
Map n. 8 . AD 9
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  1. Indian Civilization, 24states, key city Pataliputra, language Sanskrit
    1. Helleno-Indian: 6 states
  2. Sinic Civilization. 21 states, key city Changan, language Chinese
  3. Hellenistic Civilization 17 states, key city Rome,languages Greek, Latin
  4. Olmec Civilization, 9 states, key city Monte Albán, language Zapotec
  5. Mayan Civilization, 8 states, key city Nakbe, language Mayan
  6. Syriac Civilization 8 states, key city Ctesiphon, language Aramaic
    1. Helleno-Syriac: 16 states
 
Map n. 9
117 AD
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  1. Indic Civilization: 35 states
    1. Indo-Hellenic: 3 states
  2. Syriac Civilization: 15 states
  3. Sinic Civilization: 11 states
  4. Olmec Civilization: 11states
  5. Mayan Civilization: 7 states
  6. Hellenistic Civilization: 3 states
 
Map n 10: 480 AD
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  1. Indic Civilization, 50 states, key city Pataliputra, language Sanskrit
  2. Gaelic Civilization, 31 states, key city Tara, Iona, language Gaelic
  3. Hellenistic Civilization, 26 states, key city Constantinople, Rome, language Latin, Greek
  4. Yucatec Civilization, 11 states, key city unknown, language Yucatec Mayan
  5. Syriac Civilization, 10 states, key city Ctesiphon, language Syriac, Persian, Geez
  6. Sinic Civilization, 6 states, key city Changan, language Chinese
  7. Mesoamerican Civilization, 2 states, key city Teotihuacan, language Zapotec (?)
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Map n. 11. AD 632
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  1. Indic, 64 states, key city Pataliputra, language Sanskrit
  2. Gaelic, 33 states, key city Iona, language Gaelic
  3. Hellenistic, 21 states, key city Constantinople, language Greek, Latin
  4. Yucatec, 14 states, key city Tikal, language Mayan
  5. Mesoamerica, 13 states, key city Teotihuacan, language Zapotec
  6. Sinic, 7 states key cities Changan, Luoyang, , language Chinese
  7. Syriac, 6 states, key city Ctesiphon, language Syriac, Persian, Geez
  8. Andean, 2 states, key city Huari, Tiahuanaco, languages Mochican, Puquina
  9. Sahelian, 1 state, key city Djenné, language Soninke
 

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Map n . 12: 814 AD
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  1. Gaelic Civilization, 25 states, key city Iona, language Gaelic
  2. Syriac Civilization, 24 states, key city Baghdad, language Arabic
  3. Byzantine Civilization, 17 states, key city Constantinople, language Greek
  4. Frankish Civilization, 16 states, key city Rome, language Latin
  5. hindu Civilization, 15 states, key city Pataliputra,language Pali -
  6. indic remnants - 11 states,
  7. Steppe Civilization, 9 states, key city Navekath (?) , language Turkic
  8. Sahelian Civilization., 7 states, key city Kumbi Saleh, language Soninke
  9. Sinic Civilization, 7 states, key cities Chnagan and Luoyang, language Chinese
  10. Mesoamaerican Civilization, 6 states, key city Teotihuacan, language Zapotec (?)
  11. Scandinavian Civilization, 6 states, key city Uppsala, language Old Norse
  12. Andean Civilization, 2 states, key city Huari, language Mocheco, Puquina
  13. Malayic Civlization, 2 states, key city Srivijaya, language Malay
  14. Oasisamerican Civilization, 2 states.
  15. Mississippian Civilization, 2 states, key city Cahokia (?), language unknown
  16. Japonic Civilization, 1 state, key city Yamato, language Japanese
  17. Yucatec Civilization, 1 state, key city Tikal, language Mayan
 
map n. 13 . 1000 AD
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  1. Frankish Civilization - 33 states, key city Rome, language Latin
  2. Syriac Civilization- 32 states, key city Baghdad, language Arabic
  3. Hindu Civilization - 27 states, key city Pataliputra language Pali
  4. Mesoamerican Civilization - 23 states, key city Teotihuacan, language Toltec
  5. Byzantine Civilization - 21 states, key city Constantinople, language Greek
  6. Gaelic Civilization - 17 states, key city Tara, language Gaelic
  7. Scandinavian Civilization - 16 states, key city Thingvellir, language Norse
  8. Malayic Civilization - 14 states, key city Srivijaya, language Malay
  9. Khmeric Civilization - 10 states, key city Angkor Wat, language Khmer
  10. Yucatec Civilization - 9 states, key city Chichen Itza, language Mayan
  11. Tibetan Civilization - 7 states, key city Lhasa, language Tibetan
  12. Chinese Civilization - 6 states, key city Kaifeng, language Chinese
  13. Sogdian Civilization - 5 states, key city Samarqand, language Sogdian
  14. Sahelian Civilization - 4 states, key city Kumbi Saleh, language Soninke
  15. Andean Civilization -3 states, key city Huari, language Mocheco
  16. Korean Civilization - 3 states, key city Pyongyang, language Korean
  17. Polynesian Civilization, 2 states.
  18. Japonic Civilization -1 state, key city Yamato, language Japanese
  19. Yoruban Civilization-1 state
 
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Map n. 11
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  1. Indic, 64 states, key city Pataliputra, language Sanskrit
  2. Gaelic, 33 states, key city Iona, language Gaelic
  3. Hellenistic, 21 states, key city Constantinople, language Greek, Latin
  4. Yucatec, 14 states, key city Tikal, language Mayan
  5. Mesoamerica, 13 states, key city Teotihuacan, language Zapotec
  6. Sinic, 7 states key cities Changan, Luoyang, , language Chinese
  7. Syriac, 6 states, key city Ctesiphon, language Syriac, Persian, Geez
  8. Andean, 2 states, key city Huari, Tiahuanaco, languages Mochican, Puquina
  9. Sahelian, 1 state, key city Djenné, language Soninke

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Map n. 14. AD 1066
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  1. Frankish Civilization, 95 states, key city Rome, language Latin
  2. Mesomaerican Civilization. 26 states, key city Teotihuacan, language Toltec
  3. Byzantine Civilziation, 25 states, key city Constantinople, language Greek
  4. Arabic Civilization, 23 states, key city Cairo/Granada, language Arabic
  5. Malayic Civilization, 23 states, key city Srivijaya, language Malay
  6. Gaelic Civilization, 16 states, key city Tara, language Irish
  7. Hindu Civilization, 15 states, key city Pataliputra, language Pali
  8. Persian Civiliazation, 12 states, key city Samarqand, language Persian
  9. Tibetan Civilization, 11 states, key city Lhasa, language Tibetan
  10. Scandinavian Civilization, 7 states, key city Thingvellir, language Norse
  11. Khmer Civilization, 6 states, key city Angkor Wat, language Khmer
  12. Russian Civilization, 6 state, key city Kiev, language Old Church Slavonic
  13. Chinese Civilization: 5 states, key city Kaifeng, language Chinese
  14. Sahelian Civilization, 5 states, key city Gao, language Soninke
  15. Ethiopian Civilization, 4states, key city Axum, language Geez
  16. Andean Civilization, 3 states, key city Huari, language Mocheco
  17. Sogdian Civilization, 3 states, key city Samarqand (?), language Uyghur
  18. Korean Civilization 2 states. key city Pyongyang, language Korean
  19. Polynesian Civilization, 2states, key site Rapanui, language Poynesian
  20. Japonic Civilization, 1 state, key city Yamato, language Japanese
  21. Yoruba Civilization, 1 state
  22. Yucatec Civilization, 1 state, key city Chichen Itza, language Yucatec
 
Map n. 15. AD 1200
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  1. Frankish Civilization. 53 states. Key city Rome. Language Latin
  2. Mesomaerican Civilization. 50 states. Key city Teotihuacan, Cholula. Language Nawatl
  3. ?alayic Civilization. 33 states. Key city Srivijaya. Language Malay.
  4. Hindu Civilization, 21 states, key city undetermined, language Sanskrit, Tamil.
  5. Tibetan Civilization, 16 states, Key city Lhasa, language Tibetan.
  6. Andean Civilization. 14 states. Key city Tiawanaku. Language Aymara.
  7. Persian Civilization, 13 sstates. Key city Baghdad. Language Persian
  8. Byzantine Civilization. 12 states. Key city Cosntantinople. Language Greek
  9. Russian Civilization. 9 states. Key city Kiev- Language Old Church Slavonic
  10. Ethiopian Civilization,. 9 states. Key city Axum. Language Geez.
  11. Sahleian Civilziation. 9 states. Key city Gao. Language Mande.
  12. Arabic Civilization. 7 states. Key city Cairo. Language Arabic
  13. Mongolian Civilization, 6 states, key city Orkhon, language Uyghur.
  14. Chinese Civilization, 5 states, key city Kaifeng, language Chinese.
  15. Khmer Civilization 5 states, key city Angkor Wat, language Khmer.
  16. Yucatec Civilization. 4 states. Key city Mayapan. Language Yucatec.
  17. Polynesian Civilization, 3 states, key city Tonga, language Polynesian.
  18. Swahili Civilization, 3 states, key city Kilwa, language Swahili.
  19. Yoruban Civilzation, 3 states, key city Nri, language Yoruban.
  20. Japonic Civilization, 2 states, key city Yamato, language Japonic.
  21. Iroquian Civilization. 1 state. Key city Unknown. Language Mohawk
  22. Korean Civilization, 1 state, Key city Pyongyang, language Korean.
  23. Ugandan Civilization, 1 state, key city Kitara.
  24. Zimbabwian Civilization, 1 state, key city Zimbabwe.
Corpus separatum: Volga Bolgharia and Cumania.

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