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Ancient Mesopotamia And Geography

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Mesopotamia developed many unique characteristics that developed in connection to the geography. First of all, Ancient Mesopotamia had a scarcity of resources which stimulated trade within the region and other civilization. Mesopotamians were some of the first people to participate in cultural diffusion, which meant they could find the resources they needed and didn’t have to worry about having an unstable supply of goods. Supported by lucrative and consistent trade with its neighbors, Mesopotamia grew to become a powerful empire. Archaeologists also uncovered the Code of Hammurabi. The Code of Hammurabi was a set of harsh rules for Babylon. These rules were significantly connected to geography in that punishments were given out if you didn’t
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