Good morning children, today we are going to take a look at the past, we are going to the year 1100 B.C to meet the most powerful civilization in trade by sea. The Pheonicians civilization.
They were the kings of trading!
Tyre, Sidon, Byblos, and Arwad are the principal cities of Pheonicians.
Welcome to the year 1100 B.C, now you are in our principal sea, the Mediterranean Sea. Our economy is based on trade by sea so this cause that we are always from place to place.
Their trade is so good that now they are international.
Our economy is based on glaa, slaves, wood, tire purple, metal, ivory, etc.
Yes, yes, the high society families and their money, only because of their social class they control our international trade, which is the base of our economy.
Each city has an independent government system, the government was also led by a priestly class elite. In addition, due to the money that some families have, these families of high class control the international trade.
What you know about the kings of trading the Pheonicians?
Yes, we are very happy and proud of those for help and contribute to the futures civilizations.
Thanks to our contributions such as our alphabet, writing system, commerce industry among others, now you are able to develop all that more easily.
Now you know more about our history. What was your favorite part of the journey back in time? Tomorrow you tell me in class because our time in the museum it's over.