Mesopotamia Review Crossword Puzzle

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QUESTIONS LIST: gilgamesh : hero of an epic who travels the world performing great deeds, metalworkers : many sumerians were skilled at this, but had to trade to obtain their metals, water : during the summer in mesopotamia, this resource was scarce, assyrians : first iron weapons, 50,000 soldiers, infantry, cavalry and charioteers, ziggurat : a pyramid-shaped structure with a temple at the top, middle class : sumerian artisans, merchants, farmers, and fishers made up this social class, war heroes : first sumerian kings were probably these, nineveh : site of one of the worlds first libraries, hammurabi : wrote a legal code that covered most areas of daily life, sargon : conquered all of the people in mesopotamia, and created first empire lasting 200 years, astronomers : people who study heavenly bodies, fertile crescent : includes parts of modern jordan, israel, lebanon, iraq, syria, and turkey, chaldeans : group of people that rebelled against the assyrians, sumerians : went to war with each other over resources and political borders