Development of Early Civilizations
The purpose of this paper is to introduce, discuss and analyze the development of early civilizations and how they used metals.
Trade, metallurgy, and mining are still some of the most important industries in the world. Early civilizations created the foundation of our civilization today. They developed elementary political, economic, and social structures based on large groups living together. They are the backbone of modern civilization. Early civilizations mirror our own in many ways, and created the lifestyle of living in the city. Our cities are larger, but the fundamentals that were shaped by early societies as they developed are still part of our culture today.