How Did Mesopotamia Decline

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According to Mesopotamia Made Simple (2015) The Mesopotamian civilization declined because of two main reasons. First was because the different city-states were fighting for control of each other’s lands and would have conflicts mainly about farmland and irrigation waters and territories that resulted to the destruction of the Mesopotamian lifestyle. The second was due to the irrigation techniques they used. The same techniques that made farming possible also cause destruction on their farming practices on later dates. After irrigation water sits on the land, over time, the water leaves behind mineral salt which will eventually erode the farming
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