This region, along with the lands of ancient Egypt, became one of the first regions to fully develop agriculture. The fertile soil irrigated by the waters of the Tigris and Euphrates gave abundant harvests, without much human effort to cultivate. These circumstances helped the inhabitants of Mesopotamia to create the first states on Earth. The kings were military leaders. With the help of warriors, he gave protection to ordinary farmers, and those, in return, paid a tax on the grown grain. The more settlements the kings controlled, the stronger their state was.
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