Iraq

Iraq

Iraq is a country in Western Asia spanning most of the northwestern end of the Zagros mountain range, the eastern part of the Syrian Desert and the northern part of the Arabian Desert.

 

Map of Iraq:

Iraq Map

 

Iraq Landscape

 

Iraq Photos

 

History of Iraq

Iraq, known in Classical Antiquity as Mesopotamia, was home to some of the oldest civilizations in the world, with a cultural history of over 10,000 years. hence its common epithet, the Cradle of Civilization. Mesopotamia, as part of the larger Fertile Crescent, was a significant part of the Ancient Near East throughout the Bronze Age and the Iron AgeIraq Picture

 

Geography of Iraq

Iraq lies between latitudes 29° and 38° N, and longitudes 39° and 49° E. Spanning 437,072 km2 (168,754 sq mi), it is the 58th-largest country in the world. It is comparable in size to the US state of California, and somewhat larger than Paraguay.

Iraq Wallpaper

 

Iraq Wallpapers

 

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