7 Most Advanced Ancient Civilizations

Classic and ancient civilizations are a fascinating subject, and we can’t dispute their influences on today’s world. Some parts of their history still baffle historians, and it’s hardly a surprise that some of those civilizations were staggeringly advanced, even by today’s standards. Below is a list of ancient civilizations that were most advanced.

 

Ancient Greece

We all know about the influence of the Ancient Greeks on the modern world. The Olympics, the concept of democracy, the foundations of mathematics… History books are full of names like Homer, Plato and Aristotle – names that left an imprint in human history that’ll probably last forever. In terms of thought, culture and politics, Ancient Greece was certainly one of the most advanced ancient civilizations.The way the Greeks valued knowledge and learning is one of the reasons for all the things brought to us from Ancient Greece.

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  • I may be totally confused but I could have sworn the Inca period was far far later than Ancient Rome. In fact, the empire of Inca only became established about a 2 centuries before the Spanish conquest of mesoamerica. Please let me know if I’m incorrect but Wikipedia seems to feel the same and they predecessor empires were a different culture and people.

  • Chaudhuri Chandramouli

    Wth! What about Indus Valley Civilization!? They used to have flush toilets and a sewage system unmatched even by 20th century London, and all of that between 8000-2500 BCE! THEY WERE OLDER THAN GREEKS AND THE CHINESE, EVEN THE EGYPTIANS FOR THAT MATTER!

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