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(ˈu rʊk)

an ancient Sumerian city near the Euphrates, in what is now S Iraq. Biblical name, Erech.
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This result contradicts the assumed importance of the "Uruk expansion" at Brak, and Matthews concludes that occupation at the site was much reduced during the period of Uruk contact (LC 4-5, ca.
Level 18 in sector A and level 8 in sector B pertain to the pre-Halaf Late Neolithic, levels 17-10 in A to the early Northern Ubaid, levels 9-4 in A to the late Northern Ubaid, levels 3-1 in A and 7 in B to the terminal Northern Ubaid, levels 6-5 in sector B to the post-Ubaid (~Early Uruk), and levels 4-1 in sector B to Middle Uruk.
"The Descendants of the Sun" tells the story of an army captain sent on a peacekeeping mission to a fictional war-torn country, Uruk, where he meets and falls in love with a surgeon working with a medical NGO.
Specific topics include settlement patterns in the Upper Tigris River region between the fourth and first millennia BC, landscape archaeology in the Jarash Valley in northern Jordan: a preliminary analysis of human interaction in the prehistoric and historic period, up from the sea: mariner networks in ports across the Late Bronze Age eastern Mediterranean, early third millennium BC settlement in the western Khabur Basin: preliminary results of the pottery analysis from the Khabur Basic Project Surveys, and cultural contact and early urban development in Mesopotamia: whether garbage is the key to understanding the "Uruk expansion" in the Zagros Foothills of northeastern Iraq.
The Sacrificial Economy: Assessors, Contractors, and Thieves in the Management of Sacrificial Sheep at the Eanna Temple of Uruk (ca.
Like in SoM, other players can try to kill the Uruk that managed to kill you.
Beyond its underground location, what makes Gabriel's 150-foot-high mosaic unusual is its subject matter, Uruk, the world's oldest city, and Gabriel's materials, spent cartridges and shell casings, which he glues to the silo's walls.
Gilgamesh ruled the ancient Mesopotamian city of Uruk in 2750 BC.
For example, in chapters on the agricultural revolution and early cities like Uruk, McGregor argues that a revolution in archaeological thought has displaced an older synthesis associated with V.
In the far south of Mesopotamia, at the head of the Persian Gulf, lay the city of Uruk, which by this date was home to tens of thousands of people, sustained by fields of grain and vast herds of cattle and flocks of sheep.
The series tells the love story of doctor Kang Mo-yeon (Song Hye-kyo) and army captain Yoo Si-jin (Song Joong-ki) in the fictional war-torn country of Uruk.