This site is dedicated to the creation and explanation of a critical timeline of ancient Mesopotamia (ca. 1000-330 BCE) from primary sources. In the menu above, you will find a few helpful pages:

Tableau Viz – This is a dynamic, interactive visualization that lets the user filter and manipulate the data to their needs.

Timeline JS – These are a series of empire-specific timelines, each detailing the major rulers from the empires listed as well as the major points of chronological synchronization.

Critical Dating Issues – These are a series of short-form articles explaining the critical issues in constructing a synchronized Mesopotamian chronology.

Feel free to click around, and leave us a comment if you have any questions or concerns!

-The Students of REL 5101