How were the cities different from villages?

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  • Towns and cities that first appeared on river valleys were larger in scale than any other human settlements.
  • Ancient cities could develop only when an increase in food supplies was made.
  • Cities were often the centres of political power, trade and industry, religious institutions and supported various social groups like artisans, merchants and priests.