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Tigris & Euphrates (New Edition)

Tigris & Euphrates (New Edition)

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Step back to the dawn of recorded time. Take command of a young dynasty in fertile Mesopotamia. Here, between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers, lies the cradle of civilization. Here, as the Bible tells, rose man's first cities: Ur, Nineveh, and fair Babylon.The game of Tigris & Euphrates lets you play a part in the epic saga of the rise of th...


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