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5-08-2015, 20:59

GLOSSARY

aqueduct

A structure that conducts large amounts of water from one area to another.

artisan

A worker who specializes in a certain trade or craft.

campaign

A series of military battles.

causeway

A raised road that allows for travel across marshy land or water.

codex

A manuscript book.

commoner

A person who is not of noble blood.

decree

An order enforced by law.

elder

An older person who has authority because of age and experience.

hieroglyphics

Writing done using a series of symbols and pictures.

lineage

Descent from an ancestor.

microbe

A small organism or germ.

scribe

A writer or person who copies documents.

tribute

A payment from a city-state to a more powerful nation.


 

 

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