Ancient/Classical History Sitemap - Page 3 2016-09-26

Pazyryk Nomad Horseman
Scythian Nomad Horseman. Ancient/Classical History. Page 46.

Wordless Wednesday Picture Gallery
Wordless Wednesday Picture Gallery. Page 37.

Qin Dynasty Pot
Qin Dynasty Pot. Ancient/Classical History. Page 39.

Roman Insula - Picture of a Roman Insula
Picture of a Roman Insula. Ancient/Classical History. Page 48.

Saint Augustine - Timeline of Saint Augustine
Timeline and Artistic representations of Saint Augustine Bishop of Hippo. Page 49.

Saturn
Saturn. Ancient/Classical History. Page 29.

Wordless Wednesday Picture Gallery
Wordless Wednesday Picture Gallery. Page 45.

Stoic Philosopher Marcus Aurelius
Stoic Philosopher Marcus Aurelius. Page 33.

Wordless Wednesday Picture Gallery
Wordless Wednesday Picture Gallery. Page 34.

Wordless Wednesday Picture Gallery
Wordless Wednesday Picture Gallery. Page 41.

Wordless Wednesday Picture Gallery
Wordless Wednesday Picture Gallery. Page 43.

Naram-Sin
Victory Stele of Naram-Sin. Ancient/Classical History. Page 32.

Wordless Wednesday Picture Gallery
Wordless Wednesday Picture Gallery. Page 40.

Cupids making perfume and Psyche.
Wall Fragment with Cupids and Psyche making Perfume Roman 50-75 CE Fresco, by mharrsch.Photographed at the Getty Villa in Malibu, California. Page 36.

Babylonian Table of Squares
Babylonian Table of Squares. Ancient/Classical History. Page 22.

Wordless Wednesday Picture Gallery
Wordless Wednesday Picture Gallery. Page 27.

Botticelli's Fresco of St. Augustine
Botticelli's fresco of Augustine meditating in his cell. Part of a picture gallery on St. Augustine. Page 23.

Bull-Leaping Fresco - Famous Fresco with 3 Bull-Leapers
Bull-Leaping Fresco. Ancient/Classical History. Page 16.

Botticelli's Version of the Death of Lucretia
Death of Lucretia. Ancient/Classical History. Page 8.

Wordless Wednesday Picture Gallery
Wordless Wednesday Picture Gallery. Page 28.

House of the Venus Marina in Pompeii
House of the Venus Marina. Ancient/Classical History. Page 24.

King Tut - Mummy of King Tut
King Tut. Ancient/Classical History. Page 20.

Pope Sixtus II - Martyrdom of Pope Sixtus II Under Emperor Valerian
Martyrdom of Pope Sixtus II Under Emperor Valerian. Page 13.

Moses and the Pharaoh - Moses Works Miracles for Pharaoh and His Magicians
Moses and the Pharaoh. Ancient/Classical History. Page 15.

Moses - Icon of Moses and the Burning Bush
Moses. Ancient/Classical History. Page 21.

Perseus Rescues Andromeda - Perseus
Perseus Rescues Andromeda. Ancient/Classical History. Page 11.

Porcia wounding her thigh by Elisabetta Sirani (1638 - 1665).
Porcia wounding her thigh by Elisabetta Sirani (1638 - 1665). Page 26.

Priest-King or Prince of Lilies - Fresco From Knossos That May Be a Priest-King
Priest-King or Prince of Lilies. Ancient/Classical History. Page 17.

Prometheus Steals Fire for Mankind - Prometheus
Prometheus Steals Fire for Mankind. Page 10.

Sack of Rome
Sack of Rome. Ancient/Classical History. Page 14.

Sappho - Fresco of Sappho
Sappho. Ancient/Classical History. Page 19.

Saturn (Cronus) - Saturn Devours His Children
Saturn Devours His Children. Ancient/Classical History. Page 9.

Tabula Peutingeriana
Tabula Peutingeriana. Ancient/Classical History. Page 25.

Theseus and Sinis - Theseus Faces Sinis' Challenge
Theseus and Sinis. Ancient/Classical History. Page 12.

Daedalus Launches Icarus - Painting of Daedalus and Icarus
Daedalus Launches Icarus. Ancient/Classical History. Page 2.

Fall of Phaethon - Painting of the Fatal Fall of Phaethon
Fall of Phaethon. Ancient/Classical History. Page 6.

Herodotus' World View - Map of the World the Way Herodotus Envisioned It
Herodotus' World View. Ancient/Classical History. Page 4.

Labrys - Double Axe Labrys
Labrys. Ancient/Classical History. Page 18.

Medusa - Painting of Medusa
Medusa. Ancient/Classical History.

Odysseus and the Sirens - Odysseus Safely Listens to the Sirens
Odysseus Safely Listens to the Sirens. Page 7.

Theseus Father Aegeus Consults the the Pythian Oracle on Her Tripod
The future mortal father of Theseus, Aegeus, needs an oracle for help, so he consults the Pythia about how to have children. Page 5.

Rape of Ganymede - Rembrandt - Zeus and Ganymede
Rembrandt - Zeus and Ganymede. Ancient/Classical History. Page 3.

Wordless Wednesday Picture Gallery
Wordless Wednesday Picture Gallery

Wordless Wednesday Picture Gallery
Wordless Wednesday Picture Gallery

Wordless Wednesday Picture Gallery
Wordless Wednesday Picture Gallery

Wordless Wednesday Picture Gallery
Wordless Wednesday Picture Gallery

Wordless Wednesday Picture Gallery
Wordless Wednesday Picture Gallery

Guess Who
Guess Who. Ancient/Classical History. Page 36.

Guess Who
Guess Who. Ancient/Classical History. Page 39.

Guess Who
Guess Who. Ancient/Classical History. Page 41.

Pictures to Guess Who - Gallery of Pictures to Guess Who
Gallery of picture to guess who. Page 34.

Pictures to Guess Who - Gallery of Pictures to Guess Who
Gallery of picture to guess who. Page 32.

Pictures to Guess Who - Gallery of Pictures to Guess Who
Gallery of picture to guess who. Page 26.

Pictures to Guess Who - Gallery of Pictures to Guess Who
Gallery of picture to guess who. Page 17.

Pictures to Guess Who - Gallery of Pictures to Guess Who
Gallery of picture to guess who. Page 11.

Pictures to Guess Who - Gallery of Pictures to Guess Who
Gallery of picture to guess who. Page 18.

Pictures to Guess Who - Gallery of Pictures to Guess Who
Gallery of picture to guess who. Page 10.

Pictures to Guess Who - Gallery of Pictures to Guess Who
Gallery of picture to guess who. Page 24.

Pictures to Guess Who - Gallery of Pictures to Guess Who
Gallery of picture to guess who. Page 25.

Pictures to Guess Who - Gallery of Pictures to Guess Who
Gallery of picture to guess who. Page 13.

Pictures to Guess Who - Gallery of Pictures to Guess Who
Gallery of picture to guess who. Page 9.

Pictures to Guess Who - Gallery of Pictures to Guess Who
Gallery of picture to guess who. Page 23.

Pictures to Guess Who - Gallery of Pictures to Guess Who
Gallery of picture to guess who. Page 2.

Pictures to Guess Who - Gallery of Pictures to Guess Who
Gallery of picture to guess who. Page 3.

Pictures to Guess Who - Gallery of Pictures to Guess Who
Gallery of picture to guess who. Page 5.

Pictures to Guess Who - Gallery of Pictures to Guess Who
Gallery of picture to guess who. Page 8.

Pictures to Guess Who - Gallery of Pictures to Guess Who
Gallery of picture to guess who.

Attic Amphora From the Berlin Painter
A collection of photos of red-figure pottery by famous Greek painters.

An Attic Krater from the Pan Painter
A collection of photos of red-figure pottery by famous Greek painters.

Apulian Pottery - Apulian Pottery from the Eumenides Painter
A collection of photos of red-figure pottery by famous Greek painters.

Introduction to Red-Figure - Pictures of Greek Red-Figure Pottery
A collection of photos of red-figure pottery by famous Greek painters.

Attic Tondo From the Euphronios Painter
A collection of photos of red-figure pottery by famous Greek painters.

Learn Fast Facts About the Olympian Gods
Basic facts about each of the gods and goddesses with the right to an Olympian throne. Not all chose to live there, but these are Olympians and alternatives.

Learn Fast Facts About the Olympian Gods
Basic facts about each of the gods and goddesses with the right to an Olympian throne. Not all chose to live there, but these are Olympians and alternatives.

Major Topics in Ancient Greek History
Topics in the History of Ancient Greece, including the major wars, government, conquerors, and lay of the land.

Ancient Greek Heroes, Myths and Legends
Information about the ancient stories about gods and heroes known as myths and legends, especially those based on ancient Greece

About the Social Classes in Greece and Rome
Social Classes of Greece and Rome. Page 4.

Comparisons Between Ancient Greece and Ancient Rome
Women in Greece and Rome. Ancient / Classical History. Page 5.

Comparisons Between Ancient Greece and Ancient Rome
Some basic comparisons between ancient Rome and ancient Greece, more specifically, ancient Athens.

Comparisons Between Art in Ancient Greece and Rome
Art in Greece vs. Rome. Ancient / Classical History. Page 2.

Comparisons of the Economies in Ancient Greece and Rome
Economy - Greece vs. Rome. Ancient / Classical History. Page 3.

Father - Rome vs. Greece
Father - Rome vs. Greece. Ancient/Classical History.

Governments of Ancient Athens vs. Rome
Government of Athens vs Rome - Athens vs. Rome Governments. Page 7.

More on the Differences Between Ancient Greece and Ancient Rome
Some basic comparisons between ancient Rome and ancient Greece, more specifically, ancient Athens.

Bronze Helmet of Thracian Type From 450-400 B.C. From Boeotia WIth HIARON Inscription
Bronze Helmet of Thracian Type From 450-400 B.C. From Boeotia With HIARON Inscription. Page 12.

Apotheosis of Homer
A frieze at the British Museum showing the Apotheosis of Homer. Page 6.

Ancient Greek Toy Horse
Ancient Greek Toy Horse. Ancient/Classical History. Page 14.

Acropolis
Acropolis. Ancient/Classical History. Page 10.

Map showing the subdivisions of Hellas and Peloponneseus in Greece
Map showing areas of ancient Greece: Achaia, Argolis, Elis, Arcadia, Messene, Laconica, Corinthia in the Peloponnese and Boeotia, Locris, Phocis, Attica, Acarnania, Aetolia, Doris, and Euboea in Hellas, with inset of Athens and the Bay of Salamis. Page 9.

Apotheosis of Homer
Apotheosis of Homer at the British Museum. Page 5.

Linear B tablet


Lion Gate at Mycenae
Lion Gate at Mycenae. Ancient/Classical History. Page 2.

Lycurgus of Sparta
Lycurgus of Sparta. Ancient/Classical History. Page 7.

Minoan Labrys 2nd millennium BC
Minoan Labrys 2nd millennium BC. Ancient/Classical History. Page 3.

Mt. Olympus
Mt. Olympus. Ancient/Classical History. Page 17.

Pericles, Roman copy of a Greek work sculpted after 429 B.C. (Berlin, Altes Museum).
A Roman copy of a Greek head of Pericles in the Altes Museum in Berlin. Page 11.

The Kastrian Spring - Delphi
The Kastrian Spring - Delphi. Ancient/Classical History.

The Parthenon
The Parthenon. Ancient/Classical History. Page 15.

Theater of Dionysus in Athens
Theater of Dionysus in Athens. Ancient/Classical History. Page 16.

The Antikythera Mechanism
The Antikythera Mechanism. Ancient/Classical History. Page 18.

Kouros
A statue of a kouros. Ancient/Classical History. Page 8.

"Animal" Creatures of Greek Mythology
Read about Greek mythology's most important animals.

Aurora or Eos, Dawn Goddess, Loves a Mortal
Read about Eos, the Greek goddess of the dawn and her love for a mortal man, Tithonus.

Facts About Ancient and Modern Greece
Fast Facts About Greece. Ancient / Classical History.

Ancient Athens - Sites
See remains of important sites in ancient Athens.

The Long Walls of Athens and the Piraeus
Fast Facts About Greece. Ancient/Classical History.

Propylaea
Propylaea. Ancient/Classical History.

Areopagus
Areopagus. Ancient/Classical History.

Athens - Map of Athens Today With Walls of Themistocles and Hadrian Superimposed
Athens - Map of Athens Today With Walls of Themistocles and Hadrian Superimposed. Page 27.

Delphi
Delphi. Ancient/Classical History. Page 26.

Eleusis
Eleusis. Ancient/Classical History. Page 25.

Map of Macedonian expansion showing the Halys River.
Map of Macedonian Expansion showing the Halys River. Page 16.

Macedonia, Thrace, Dacia, and Moesia Map
Map of Macedonia, Thrace, Dacia, Moesia, from The Atlas of Ancient and Classical Geography, by Samuel Butler and Edited by Ernest Rhys. Page 15.

Map of Syracuse
Map of Syracuse. Ancient/Classical History. Page 23.

Plan of the Acropolis Over Time
Plan of the Acropolis Over Time. Ancient/Classical History. Page 28.

Thebes on Map of Greece at the Start of the Peloponnesian War
Thebes on Map of Greece at the Start of the Peloponnesian War. Page 30.

Tiryns
Tiryns. Ancient/Classical History. Page 29.

Map of Athens
Map of Athens. Ancient/Classical History. Page 22.

Maps of Ancient Greece
Maps of Ancient Greece. Ancient/Classical History. Page 32.

Maps of Ancient Greece
Maps of Ancient Greece. Ancient/Classical History. Page 10.

Black Sea Greek and Phoenician Settlements in the Mediterranean Basin about 550 BC Perry-Castañeda Library Historical Atlas by William R. Shepherd
Black Sea. Ancient/Classical History. Page 6.

Eastern Aegean from a map of Greek and Phoenician Settlements in the Mediterranean Basin about 550 BC
Greece at the Time of the War with Persia, 500-479 B.C. Page 9.

Maps of Ancient Greece
Maps of Ancient Greece. Ancient/Classical History. Page 8.

Maps of Ancient Greece
Maps of Ancient Greece. Ancient/Classical History. Page 4.

Maps of Ancient Greece
Maps of Ancient Greece. Ancient/Classical History. Page 13.

Maps of Ancient Greece - The Successor States of Alexander the Great's Empire or Diadochi
Maps of Ancient Greece. Ancient/Classical History. Page 18.

Maps of Ancient Greece
Maps of Ancient Greece. Ancient/Classical History. Page 14.

Mycenae
Mycenae. Ancient/Classical History. Page 24.

Maps of Ancient Greece
Maps of Ancient Greece and ancient Egypt with cut-out of the Nile Delta.

Maps of Ancient Greece
Maps of Ancient Greece. Ancient/Classical History. Page 20.

Maps of Ancient Greece
Maps of Ancient Greece. Ancient/Classical History. Page 12.

Map of the extent of Persia in 490 B.C.
Map of the extent of Persian in 490 B.C. Page 7.

Maps of Ancient Greece
Maps of Ancient Greece. Ancient/Classical History. Page 19.

Maps of Ancient Greece
Maps of Ancient Greece. Ancient/Classical History. Page 11.

Maps of Ancient Greece
Maps of Ancient Greece. Ancient/Classical History. Page 5.

Maps of Ancient Greece
Maps of Ancient Greece. Ancient/Classical History. Page 21.

Maps of Ancient Greece
Maps of Ancient Greece. Ancient/Classical History. Page 2.

Maps of Ancient Greece
A collection of maps showing features of ancient Greece.

Maps of Ancient Greece
A collection of maps showing features of ancient Greece.

Maps of Ancient Greece
A collection of maps showing features of ancient Greece.

Map of Ancient Ephesus
Map of the ancient city of Ephesus. Page 3.

Maps of the Ancient World
Public Domain maps of the ancient world. Page 31.

Timeline of the Greek Empire
Browse through this ancient Greek timeline to examine a millennium of Greek history.

Ancient Fertility and Love Goddesses
Here are the top fertility and love goddesses of ancient mythology.

5 Famous Cities with Ancient Origins
The fascinating ancient origins of five of the greatest cities in the modern world.

5th Century Greece and Rome
5th Century Greece and Rome. Ancient/Classical History.

Aspasia of Miletus was the mistress of Pericles.
5th Century Greece and Rome. Ancient/Classical History. Page 3.

5th Century Greece and Rome
5th Century Greece and Rome. Ancient/Classical History. Page 7.

Euripides was one of the three great Greek tragedians who added the element of love to tragedy.
5th Century Greece and Rome. Ancient/Classical History. Page 8.

5th Century Greece and Rome
5th Century Greece and Rome. Ancient/Classical History. Page 9.

Marathon Map
Marathon Map. Ancient/Classical History. Page 13.

5th Century Greece and Rome
5th Century Greece and Rome. Ancient/Classical History. Page 2.

Pericles
Pericles was an important leader of Athens responsible for the construction of the parthenon who died of plague during the Peloponnesian War. Page 4.

Map of the extent of Persia in 490 B.C.
Map of the extent of Persian in 490 B.C. Page 12.

5th Century Greece and Rome thinkers and writers.
5th Century Greece and Rome thinkers and writers. Page 11.

5th Century Greece and Rome
5th Century Greece and Rome. Ancient/Classical History. Page 6.

5th Century Greece and Rome
5th Century Greece and Rome. Ancient/Classical History. Page 14.

Agesilaus
Agesilaus. Ancient/Classical History. Page 2.

Aristophanes
Aristophanes. Ancient/Classical History.

4th Century Greece and Rome
4th Century Greece and Rome. Ancient/Classical History. Page 9.

4th Century Greece and Rome
4th Century Greece and Rome. Ancient/Classical History. Page 6.

4th Century Greece and Rome
4th Century Greece and Rome. Ancient/Classical History. Page 3.

4th Century Greece and Rome
4th Century Greece and Rome. Ancient/Classical History. Page 7.

4th Century Greece and Rome
4th Century Greece and Rome. Ancient/Classical History. Page 5.

4th Century Greece and Rome
4th Century Greece and Rome. Ancient/Classical History. Page 4.

Italy - The Growth of Roman Power in Italy
Italy - The Growth of Roman Power in Italy. Page 12.

Map of the Macedonian Empire
Map of the Macedonian Empire. Ancient/Classical History. Page 11.

4th Century Greece and Rome
4th Century Greece and Rome. Ancient/Classical History. Page 10.

Socrates was one of the most famous Greek philosophers who is known for being convicted of capital offenses by Athens.
Socrates was one of the most famous Greek philosophers who is known for being convicted of capital offenses by Athens. Page 8.

5th Century Greece and Rome
5th Century Greece and Rome. Ancient/Classical History.

5th Century Greece and Rome
5th Century Greece and Rome. Ancient/Classical History. Page 5.

Top 10 Ancient Drunks
Here are some of the famous examples of drunken people and drunken behavior in the ancient world.

Ancient Steppes Tribes
Basic list of the major people or tribes that inhabited the Steppes in antiquity.

Early Rome and the Issue of Kings: Romans Avoid the Title King
Early Rome and the Issue of Kings.

How the Romans Handled Problems of Imperial Successions
An overview of how the Romans handled problems of imperial succession.

Abu Simbel Greater Temple
Abu Simbel Greater Temple. Ancient/Classical History. Page 13.

Abu Simbel Lesser Temple
Abu Simbel Lesser Temple. Ancient/Classical History. Page 14.

Canopic Jar
Canopic Jar. Ancient/Classical History. Page 23.

Cleopatra
Cleopatra. Ancient/Classical History. Page 19.

Egyptian Queen Nefertiti.
Egyptian Queen Nefertiti. Ancient/Classical History. Page 24.

Giza Pyramids
Giza Pyramids. Ancient/Classical History. Page 5.

Dual Stela of Hatsheput and Thutmose III
Dual Stela of Hatsheput and Thutmose III. Page 26.

Hatshepsut from Deir al-Bahri, Egypt
Hatshepsut from Deir al-Bahri, Egypt. Page 25.

Hatshepsut - Pharaoh Hatshepsut of Egypt
Hatshepsut. Ancient/Classical History. Page 8.

Pharaoh Hatshepsut making an offering to Horus.
Pharaoh Hatshepsut making an offering to Horus. Page 7.

Khepri Scarab
Khepri scarab From

Library of Alexandria
Library of Alexandria. Ancient/Classical History. Page 18.

Map of the Nile Delta
Map of the Nile Delta. Ancient/Classical History. Page 6.

Moses in front of Pharaoh by Haydar Hatemi, Persian Artist.
Moses in front of Pharaoh by Haydar Hatemi, Persian Artist. Page 9.

Mummy of Ramses VI, at Cairo Museum, Egypt.
Mummy of Ramses VI, at Cairo Museum, Egypt. Page 16.

Pharaoh Ramses II of Egypt.
Pharaoh Ramses II of Egypt. Ancient/Classical History. Page 11.

Ramses the Great, Pharaoh of Egypt
Ramses II, or Ramses the Great, Pharaoh of Egypt. Page 10.

Sarcophagus of King Tut
Sarcophagus of King Tut. Ancient/Classical History. Page 22.

Scarabs
Scarabs. Ancient/Classical History. Page 20.

Sphinx in Egypt
Sphinx in Egypt. Ancient/Classical History. Page 15.

Tomb of Twosret and Setnakhte showing descending corridor
Tomb of Twosret and Setnakhte showing descending corridor. Page 17.

Daughters of Akhenaten
Daughters of Akhenaten. Ancient/Classical History. Page 3.

Isis - Egyptian Goddess
About the very popular earth, mother goddess of Egypt, Isis.

Narmer Palette
Narmer Palette. Ancient/Classical History. Page 4.

Nefertari - Egyptian Queen Nefertari
Nefertari. Ancient/Classical History. Page 12.

A house altar showing Akhenaten, Nefertiti and their Daughters in limestone. From the Amarna period, c. 1350 B.C. Ägyptisches Museum Berlin.
A house altar showing Akhenaten, Nefertiti and their Daughters in limestone. From the Amarna period, c. 1350 B.C. Ägyptisches Museum Berlin, Inv. 14145. Page 2.

List of the 5 Worst Roman Emperors
My list of the worst Roman emperors.

The Periods of Egyptian History in Pictures
ancient Egypt, history of ancient egypt, periods, kingdom, dynasty

Roman Period
When Romans were in charge of Egypt, the art tool a turn to a form seen oon this sarcophagus face.

Old Kingdom Egypt
A picture of the Step Pyramid from the Old Kingdom period of Egyptian history.

First Intermediate Period
This picture of a mummy illustrates the Old Kingdom to 1st Intermediate Period of Egyptian history.

Middle Kingdom
The Middle Kingdom period of ancient Egypt followed the First Intermediate Period and lasted for about four centuries.

Second Intermediate Period
The second intermediate period was a time when the government of Egypt was split between competing kings and the Asiatic Hyksos controlled Lower Egypt.

New Kingdom
The New Kingdom was a glorious period in the history of ancient Egypt. It was the time of the Amarna pharaohs and the Ramses.

Third Intermediate Period
Picture of a gold cat amulet. Ancient/Classical History.

Late Period
Pictures of the periods of Egyptian history.

Ptolemaic Dynasty
The Ptolemaic Dynasty were Macedonian rulers of Egypt, including Cleopatra, who first came in with Alexander the Great.

Who was the Delphic Oracle?
The sanctuary at Delphi was home to the Delphic Oracle.

Deiphobus - About the Trojan Prince Deiphobus
Deipohbus was a prince of Troy and he became the leader of the Trojan army following the death of his brother Hector. He the son of Priam and Hecuba.

Types of Ancient Greek Medicine
There were three main forms of medicine in ancient Greece, the temple medicine, the medicine practiced in connection with physical training, and the medicine of the medical schools.

How the Romans Buried (or Cremated) Their Dead
Romans burial practices included inhumation and cremation at different times in their history.

Terms to Know in Connection With Roman Burial Practices
Here are some Latin terms to know in connection with Roman burial practices. Page 2.

Cleopatra's Needle - Photos in New York City
Called Cleopatra's Needle, an obelisk in New York City is thought to be considerably older than Cleopatra.

Base of Cleopatra's Needle
Photograph of the base of Cleopatra's Needle showing crabs.

Cleopatra's Needle
Full length photo of Cleopatra's Needle in Central Park, New York City.

Photo of Hieroglyphs on Cleopatra's Needle
Photo of Hieroglyphs on Cleopatra's Needle

Cleopatra's Needle London Photo
Cleopatra's Needle London Photo. Ancient/Classical History.

The Library of Alexandria and People Who Worked There
A list of famous men and a woman who worked at the Library of Alexandria

Ancient Egypt
Learn the basics about ancient Egyptian history.

Roman History's Worst Military Defeats
Rome didn't always win. Here are the most devastating blows to the ancient country or, at least, its self-image.

Achilles' Heel
Achilles' heel was the vulnerable part of his body.

Ancient Proverbs in Pictures
Pictures showing the sword of Damocles and an explanation of the term, and the fox and the sour grapes.

Sour Grapes - A Picture of the Fable by Aesop of the Fox and the Sour Grapes
A picture of the proverb by Aesop about sour grapes.

The Lion's Share
The Lion's Share. Ancient/Classical History.

Carry the Weight of the World on Your Shoulders
Atlas is the god described as carryting the weight of the world on his shoulders.

To Cut the Gordian Knot
What the expression about cutting the Gordian Knot means.

Was Constantine a Christian?
Roman Emperor Constantine I or Constantine the Great is an important political figure in the history of Christianity. While it can be said that Constantine was the first Christian emperor of Rome, there is a question as to whether he actually ruled as a Christian or just became one when facing death.

Glossary for Ancient History
The Ancient / Classical History glossary is an evolving resource on people and topics in ancient history, mythology and classical literature, mostly with very brief descriptions and biographies.

Cleopatra Study Guide - Important Facts and Timeline
Cleopatra Study Guide. Ancient/Classical History.

Study Questions
Cleopatra Study Questions. Ancient/Classical History. Page 2.

Important Facts about Cleopatra
Lear these important to know facts about Cleopatra, queen of ancient Egypt. Page 3.

The Circus Maximus - Site of Ludi Romani
The Circus Maximus was the site of Ludi and an arena for Roman races. The Circus Maximus was the major race track or sports arena in ancient Rome.

More Creation Myths From Around the World
Mythological stories about the creation of the world from various cultures.

Ancient Roman Culture
Roman culture includes its architecture and technology, entertainment system, which includes gladiators and Roman theater, its literature, medicine, religion and myth, and philosophy.

Wars
sections of this site on wars, warfare, and battles, especially in the Mediterranean.

Egyptian Myths of Creation
Egyptian myths about the creation of the world.

Women's Clothing in the Ancient World
Articles on the clothing worn by ancient women.

7 Cases of Latin Nouns, Pronouns, and Adjectives
These are the main uses of the 7 cases of Latin nouns.

Ancient China - Periods and Dynasties
There were four main ancient periods of ancient China.

Periods of Ancient China
Ancient/Classical History. Page 2.

Zhou Dynasty Ruled Ancient China for Almost a Millennium
This rundown of facts about the Zhou Dynasty highlights the achievements and inventions of these rulers of ancient China.

Parthians - Between China and Rome in the Silk Trade
The Parthians served as intermediaries between the Chinese, growers of silkworms and producers of brocaded silk, and the Romans, manufacturers of gauzy silk at the end of the first century A.D.

The Chou Dynasty
The Chou Dynasty of ancient China was the longest dynasty in Chinese history.

The Legendary Invention of Silk
The wife of the Yellow Emperor, Huangdi, is credited in Chinese myth with inventing sericulture -- silk production.

Ancient Biblical Lands Maps Directory
Online maps of the ancient lands of the Bible.

Bronze Age Greece
Information on various aspects of the Bronze Age in ancient Greece, including the Minoans and the Mycenaeans.

Cadmus Biography - Founder of Thebes
Learn about one of the Greek city-founding heroes, Cadmus of Thebes.

Battle of Pharsalus - Caesar and Pompey
The Battle of Pharsalus was the decisive battle in the Roman civil war.

Julius Caesar Summary and Study Guide
Julius Caesar study guide and summary.

12 Facts About Julius Caesar
Learn a dozen important facts about Julius Caesar. Page 2.

Julius Caesar Timeline
Timeline for Julius Caesar. Ancient/Classical History. Page 3.

Study Guide
Ancient/Classical History. Page 4.

Was Julius Caesar the Biological Father of His Frenemy Brutus?
Was Julius Caesar really the father of his ultimate assassin, Brutus?

Catullus - About Gaius Valerius Catullus
Catullus is one of the most important ancient poets who wrote in Latin. He was a contemporary of Caesar whom he ridicules.

Who Was Julius Caesar
An answer to the question Who Was Julius Caesar?

The Meeting Between Solomon and Sheba
The Biblical passage showing the meeting of Solomon and Sheba.

Who Were King Solomon's Wives?
What the Old Testament has to say about the wives of Solomon.

Victory Laurel - What's Love Got To Do With It?
Apollo slew the python, competed with Pan, and insulted the love god; as a result the victory laurel was used to crown victors at the Pythian games.

Scythians in the Ancient World
The Scythians were known to the Greeks as fierce, nomadic, horseback archers from the Steppes.

How Did Attila the Hun Die? - Classical History
There are so many mysteries of ancient history and the cause of the death of Attila is just one of them.

What Is Ancient History?
When did Ancient History start and end? A look at some of the ways the ancient world is defined.

Ancient History and Medieval History Differences
Ancient/Classical History. Page 2.

Watering the Plants - and the King - in Ancient Assyria
Why do royal Assyrian reliefs show genies holding buckets and blessing kings with pinecones? Let's decode these palace problems.

What Are Ziggurats?
A definition and complete overview of what a ziggurats are, including examples of structures that were possible ziggurats.

What Is the Origin of the Swastika?
Read about the possible origins of an ancient symbol, the swastika.

Pyramids - Definition and Description
Structures that appear to be great triangles. The pyramids of Egypt were used as funerary structures. Other pyramids are connected with temples.

The Palla as Roman Dress for Women
The Palla as Roman Dress for Women

The Stola as Roman Dress for Women
The Stola as Roman Dress for Women

Tunica as dress for Roman women.
The tunica as dress for Roman women.

Strophium and subligar as dress for Roman women.
The strophium and subligar as a form of attire for Roman Women

Cleaning Roman Dress for Women
Cleaning Roman Dress for Women. Ancient/Classical History.

A List of Ancient Roman Clothing
A list of ancient Roman clothing.

Different Buildings in the Roman Forum
A reconstructed image of the Roman Forum.

Capitoline
Monuments of the seven hills of Ancient Rome.

Quirinal
Monuments of the seven hills of Ancient Rome.

Viminal
Monuments of the seven hills of Ancient Rome.

Caelian
Monuments of the seven hills of Ancient Rome.

Palatine
Monuments of the seven hills of Ancient Rome.

Seven Hills of Rome - Esquiline Hill
Monuments of the seven hills of Ancient Rome.

Aventine
Monuments of the seven hills of Ancient Rome.

Landmarks of Ancient Rome
Re about some of the anceint landmarks of Rome.

Religion in Ancient China
Religions in ancient China. Ancient/Classical History.

Dynasties and Rulers of Ancient China
Dynasties and Rulers of Ancient China.

Maps of China
Map of ancient China. Ancient/Classical History.

Trade and Economy in Ancient China
Trade and economy in ancient China.

Art in Ancient China
Art in ancient China. Ancient/Classical History.

The Great Wall of China
A look at ancient China, with photos and pictures.

Ancient China in Pictures
A step-by-step, look at ancient China, with photos and pictures.

Making and Hanging Skeins of Silk
Making a skein of silk. Ancient/Classical History.

The Mulberry Leaves - Mulberry Leaves to Nourish the Silkworm
The Mulberry Leaves of the white mulberry tree provide the perfect food for budding silkworms.

A Picture Essay on Silk Manufacture in Ancient China
A picture showing all the processes of silk manufacture.

Putting Silkworms on Bamboo Screens
Putting Silkworms on Bamboo Screens

Killing the Silkworms
Killing the Silkworms. Ancient/Classical History.

Baskets of Silk Moths
Baskets of Silk Moths. Ancient/Classical History.

Caesar at Turin
Picture of Caesar at Turin. Ancient/Classical History. Page 5.

Denarius of Caesar
Denarius issued by Julius Caesar. Page 4.

Caesar at the Museo Archeologico Nazionale Napoli
Caesar at the Museo Archeologico Nazionale Napoli

Caesar at the Louvre
Caesar at the Louvre. Ancient/Classical History. Page 3.

Julius Caesar. Marble, mid-first century A.D. From Pantelleria.
Julius Caesar. Marble, mid-first century A.D. From Pantelleria. Page 2.

Gallery of Julius Caesar
Julius Caesar Pictures

A Collection of Articles on Julius Caesar
Read these articles on the accomplishments, wars, quotes, events, and people in the life of Julius Caesar.

Biblical History Maps
Maps of the Holy Lands based on Ancient History and the Bible. Page 5.

Development of Christianity
Development of Christianity. Ancient/Classical History. Page 12.

Biblical History Maps
Maps of the Holy Lands based on Ancient History and the Bible.

Biblical History Maps
Maps of the Holy Lands based on Ancient History and the Bible. Page 10.

Biblical History Maps
Maps of the Holy Lands based on Ancient History and the Bible. Page 8.

Biblical History Maps
Maps of the Holy Lands based on Ancient History and the Bible. Page 6.

Biblical History Maps
Maps of the Holy Lands based on Ancient History and the Bible. Page 4.

Biblical History Maps
Maps of the Holy Lands based on Ancient History and the Bible. Page 7.

Walls of Jerusalem under the kings.
Walls of Jerusalem under the kings. Page 9.

Palestine at the Time of Jesus and His Disciples
Palestine at the Time of Jesus and His Disciples. Page 11.

Biblical History Maps
Maps of the Holy Lands based on Ancient History and the Bible.

Palestine in the Time of KingsFrom The Atlas of Ancient and Classical Geography, by Samuel Butler, Ernest Rhys, ed. (1907, repr. 1908).
Palestine in the Time of KingsFrom The Atlas of Ancient and Classical Geography, by Samuel Butler, Ernest Rhys, ed. (1907, repr. 1908). Page 3.

Important Events in the Life of Julius Caesar
Resources on the major events and timelines of Julius Caesar on this site.

Period of the Judges
Timeline of Jewish history from the time of Abraham until roughly the time of Jesus.

Exile and Diaspora
Timeline of Jewish history from the time of Abraham until roughly the time of Jesus.

Hellenistic Period
Timeline of Jewish history from the time of Abraham until roughly the time of Jesus.

Ancient Eras of Ancient Jewish History
Timeline of Jewish history from the time of Abraham until roughly the time of Jesus.

United Monarchy
Timeline of Jewish history from the time of Abraham until roughly the time of Jesus.

Divided Kingdom - Israel and Judah
Timeline of Jewish history from the time of Abraham until roughly the time of Jesus.

Roman Occupation
Timeline of Jewish history from the time of Abraham until roughly the time of Jesus.

Most Important People to Know About in Ancient History
Here are my selections for the most important names in ancient history. This list excludes people whose existence is disputed by most classical scholars.

Most Important People to Know About in Ancient History
Here are my selections for the most important names in ancient history. This list excludes people whose existence is disputed by most classical scholars.

Most Important People to Know About in Ancient History
Here are my selections for the most important names in ancient history. This list excludes people whose existence is disputed by most classical scholars.

Most Important People to Know About in Ancient History
Here are my selections for the most important names in ancient history. This list excludes people whose existence is disputed by most classical scholars.

Most Important People to Know About in Ancient History
Here are my selections for the most important names in ancient history. This list excludes people whose existence is disputed by most classical scholars.

Most Important People to Know About in Ancient History
Here are my selections for the most important names in ancient history. This list excludes people whose existence is disputed by most classical scholars.

Most Important People to Know About in Ancient History
Here are my selections for the most important names in ancient history. This list excludes people whose existence is disputed by most classical scholars.

Most Important People to Know About in Ancient History
Here are my selections for the most important names in ancient history. This list excludes people whose existence is disputed by most classical scholars.

Map of Armenia
Map of Armenia. Map shows cities of Turkey, Syria, Armenia, and Turkestan. Page 13.

Atli (Attila the Hun) in an illustration to the Poetic Edda.
Atli (Attila the Hun) in an illustration to the Poetic Edda. Page 5.

A map showing the empire of Attila and the Huns.
A map showing the empire of Attila and the Huns. Page 10.

Raphael's The Meeting between Leo the Great and Attila
Raphael's The Meeting between Leo the Great and Attila. Page 3.

Miniature of Attila meeting Pope Leo the Great. 1360.
Miniature of Attila meeting Pope Leo the Great. 1360. Page 7.

19th Century Artist's Rendition of Attila the Hun
19th Century Artist's Rendition of Attila the Hun. Page 2.

Attila in the Chronicon Pictum
Attila in the Chronicon Pictum. Ancient/Classical History. Page 6.

Attila the Hun
Attila the Hun. Ancient/Classical History. Page 8.

Attila the Hun
Bust of Attila the Hun. Ancient/Classical History. Page 9.

Mór Than's painting, "The Feast of Attila," based on a fragment of Priscus.
Mór Than's painting The Feast of Attila, based on a fragment of Priscus. Page 4.

Attila the Hun - Portraits
Portraits of Attila the Hun made after his death.

Map of Armenia
Map of Armenia. Map shows Armenia and the areas to the south andEast, including the Caspian Sea and Persia. Page 12.

Collection of book jackets cover showing Attila the Scourge of God.
Collection of book jackets cover showing Attila the Scourge of God.

Apollo - Olympian Gods of Ancient Greek Mythology
Information about Apollo, an Olympian god connected with music, prophecy, healing, plague, the sun, and more.

Apollo - Olympian Gods of Ancient Greek Mythology
Information about Apollo, an Olympian god connected with music, prophecy, healing, plague, the sun, and more.

Theatre of Syracuse
A photo of the Greek Theatre of Syracuse

Quarries of Syracuse
Quarries of Syracuse. Ancient/Classical History.

Altar of Hieron II
hieron's altar syracuse. Ancient/Classical History.

Photo Tour of the Remains From Ancient Syracuse
A photo tour of the remains from ancient Syracuse, in Sicily.

Ear of Dionysius
A photo tour of the remains from ancient Syracuse, in Sicily.

Roman Amphitheater of Syracuse
Roman Amphitheater of Syracuse. Ancient/Classical History.

Hadrian's Wall Military Hospital
Hadrian's Wall is a famous wall built across England to keep out the Picts begun under the Roman Emperor Hadrian.

Housesteads Fort
Hadrian's Wall is a famous wall built across England to keep out the Picts begun under the Roman Emperor Hadrian.

Housesteads Fort Latrines
Housesteads Fort Latrines. Ancient/Classical History.

Housesteads Hypocaust
Housesteads Hypocaust. Ancient/Classical History.

Hadrian's Wall Crosses Britain
Hadrian's Wall is a famous wall built across England to keep out the Picts begun under the Roman Emperor Hadrian.

Strongroom at Chesters Fort
Hadrian's Wall is a famous wall built across England to keep out the Picts begun under the Roman Emperor Hadrian.

Mithraeum at Carrawburgh
Hadrian's Wall is a famous wall built across England to keep out the Picts begun under the Roman Emperor Hadrian.

Hadrian's Wall at the North Tyne - Where Wall Meets Water
Hadrian's Wall is a famous wall built across England to keep out the Picts begun under the Roman Emperor Hadrian.

Hadrian's Wall Reconstructed and Actual
Hadrian's Wall. Ancient/Classical History.

Roman Britain Along Hadrian's Wall
Hadrian's Wall is a famous wall built across England to keep out the Picts begun under the Roman Emperor Hadrian.

Roman Temples - Maison Carrée
Photo of the Roman temple la maison Carrée in Nîmes, France.

Roman Temple - Pantheon
Photo of the Roman temple known as the Pantheon.

Roman Temple of Antoninus and Faustina
Roman Temple of Antoninus and Faustina

Basilica of Maxentius and Constantine
Basilica of Maxentius and Constantine

Roman Volubilis Basilica in Morocco
Roman Volubilis Basilica in Morocco

Roman Temple of Hercules Victor
Roman Temple of Hercules Victor. Ancient/Classical History.

Leptis Magna Basilica
Photo of the Leptis Magna Basilica

Ancient Near East
Maps of the Ancient Near East. Ancient/Classical History. Page 23.

Amasia
Amasia. Ancient/Classical History. Page 3.

Asia Minor Map 600 B.C.
Asia Minor Map 600 B.C. Ancient/Classical History.

Maps of the Ancient World
Public Domain maps of the ancient world. Page 2.

Asia Minor Showing the Growth of Roman Power - 90 B.C.
Asia Minor Showing the Growth of Roman Power - 90 B.C. Page 6.

Asia Minor Showing the Growth of Roman Power - 63 B.C.
Asia Minor Showing the Growth of Roman Power - 63 B.C. Page 7.

Caria in Asia Minor.
Caria in Asia Minor. Ancient/Classical History. Page 8.

Selection of Asia Minor Map Pointing to Mysia
Selection of Asia Minor Map Pointing to Mysia. Page 12.

Phrygia Map
Phrygia Map. Ancient/Classical History. Page 9.

Asia Minor
Asia Minor. Ancient/Classical History. Page 4.

Maps of the Ancient World
Public Domain maps of the ancient world. Page 3.

Assyria
Map of ancient Assyria. Ancient/Classical History. Page 4.

Caria in Asia Minor.
Caria in Asia Minor. Ancient/Classical History. Page 16.

Map Showing Armenia, Colchis, Iberia, Albania
Map Showing Armenia, Colchis, Iberia, Albania. Page 8.

Selection of Asia Minor Map Pointing to Mysia
Selection of Asia Minor Map Pointing to Mysia. Page 20.

Map of the extent of Persia in 490 B.C.
Map of the extent of Persian in 490 B.C. Page 22.

Phrygia Map
Phrygia Map. Ancient/Classical History. Page 17.

Maps of the Ancient World
Public Domain maps of the ancient world. Page 2.

Cities of Mesopotamia
Cities of Mesopotamia. Ancient/Classical History. Page 7.

Map of Ancient Syria
Map of Ancient Syria. Ancient/Classical History. Page 15.

Maps of the Ancient World - Public Domain Maps of the Ancient World
Public Domain Maps of the Ancient World.. Page 14.

Mesopotamian Cities of the Assyrian Empire 750-625 B.C.
Mesopotamian Cities of the Assyrian Empire 750-625 B.C. Page 6.

Ur
Ur. Ancient/Classical History. Page 21.

Map of Armenia
Map of Armenia. Map shows the areas to the south of Armenia, including Mesopotamia, Assyria, Babylonia, the Arabian Desert, Chaldea, Syria and Asia Minor to the west. Page 11.

Ancient Near East
Maps of the Ancient Near East

Ancient Near East
Maps of the Ancient Near East

Arch of Janus
Arch of Janus. Ancient/Classical History.

Arch of Septimius Severus
Arch of Septimius Severus. Ancient/Classical History.

Arch of Titus
Arch of Titus. Ancient/Classical History.

Arch of Constantine
Arch of Constantine. Ancient/Classical History.

Arch of Trajan - Arch of Trajan at Benevento
Arch of Trajan at Benevento. Ancient/Classical History.

Articles on Roman Architecture and Monuments
Articles on Rome's buildings, monuments, and architecture.

Ancient Chinese Inventions and Top Discoveries
This is a list of the most important ancient Chinese inventions for people of the modern world.

Lung-Shan Stemmed Cups
Black burnished ceremonial stemmed cup.

Warring States Period Storage Jar
These pictures of ancient Chinese pottery and ceramics were taken at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts.

Yueh Ware
These pictures of ancient Chinese pottery and ceramics were taken at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts.

Tang Dynasty Tomb Figure
Tang Dynasty Tomb figure. Ancient/Classical History.

Han Figure of a Squatting Drummer
Han Figure of a Squatting Drummer

Tang White Ware
These pictures of ancient Chinese pottery and ceramics were taken at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts.

Pictures of Ancient Chinese Pottery and Ceramics
These pictures of ancient Chinese pottery and ceramics were taken at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts.

Ma-jia-yao Storage Vessel
Chinese Storage Vessel. Ancient/Classical History.

The Battle at Issus - Alexander the Great vs Darius III
The first of the Battles at Issus, and the one usually referred to, was fought by Alexander the Great against the Great King of Persia Darius III.

Significance of the Battle of Issus - The significance of Alexander winning the Battle of Issus
The Significance of Alexander Winning the Battle of Issus. Page 2.

Alexander the Great - Biography, Timeline, and Study Guide
A study guide on Alexander the Great with timeline, study questions, and major points to know about the great leader who extended the empire of the Greeks to India.

Important Facts About Alexander the Great
Thirteen facts to know about Alexander the Great. Page 2.

Alexander the Great: Study Guide and Timeline
Timeline of Alexander the Great showing main events in the life of the Macedonian leader. Page 3.

Ancient Sources on Alexander the Great
Ancient sources on Alexander the Great.

Why Did Alexander the Great Burn Persepolis?
A look at the reasons for Alexander the Great's regretful destruction of the palaces at Persepolis.

Peleus - Greek King
Peleus was the son of Aeacus, King of Aegina and the father of the great Greek hero Achilles.

Achilles - Profile of the Fictional Greek Hero
Achilles is the quintessentially heroic subject of Homer's Iliad. He was the greatest and fastest hero on the Greek side during the Trojan War.

How Guilty is Agamemnon in the Iliad?
Even though Agamemnon is a highly accomplished warrior, as a king he often exhibits, contrary to the ideal of kingship, stubbornness, cowardice, and at certain times, even immaturity.

Agamemnon's Guilt in Aeschylus' the Oresteia
Even though Agamemnon is a accomplished warrior, as a king he often exhibits, contrary to the ideal of kingship and at certain times, even immaturity. Page 2.

Ancient/Classical History
Ancient/Classical History. Page 3.

Egyptian Gods - Atum-Re
Atum-Re is an important Egyptian deity especially in Heliopolis.

Athena - Fast Facts About the Olympians the Goddess Athena
Fast facts about the Olympian goddess Athena.

Fast Facts About the Olympians: The Goddess Hera
Fast facts about the Olympian goddess Hera.

Fast Facts About the Olympian God Zeus
Fast facts about the Olympian god Zeus.

Ares - Fast Facts About the Olympians the God Ares
Fast facts about the Olympian god Ares.

Hermes - Facts About the Olympian God
Fast facts about the Olympian god Hermes.

The Taklamakan Desert
The Taklamakan Desert is an important desert for Silk Road and Chinese history.

I Page for the Ancient / Classical History Glossary
Glossary entries for the letter I for Ancient/Classical History.

The Early Years of Alexander the Great - Quiz
Quiz on the early years of Alexander the Great.

Alexander the Great Quiz 2 - From Empire Building to Death
Alexander the Great Quiz 2 - From Empire Building to Death

Was Alexander the Great a Greek?
A major figure in Greek history, Alexander the Great conquered much of the world, spreading Greek culture from India to Egypt, but the question of whether Alexander the Great was actually Greek continues to spark debate. Here's a look at some arguments.

Alexander the Great Statue
http://www.flickr.com/photos/levork/145071549/

Alexander the Great - Scenes of the Battle of Issus
Alexander the Great Battle Scene

Cartouche of Alexander the Great
Cartouche of Alexander the Great

British Museum Head of Alexander the Great
From the British Museum, a head of Alexander the Great.

Alexander the Great Pictures - Alexander the Great in Photos, Art, and More
Photos of artifacts showing Alexander the Great.

Map of Alexander's Conquest of India
Map of Alexander's Conquest of India.

Map of Alexander the Great's Routes
Map of Alexander the Great's Routes

Pictures of Alexander the Great
Photos of artifacts showing Alexander the Great.

The Table of Squares
The Table of Squares. Ancient/Classical History.

Babylonian Mathematics - Number Systems and Terms
Babylonian Mathematics relies on base 60. Here is a Babylonian table of squares.

The Numbers of Babylonian Mathematics
Babylonian Mathematics relies on base 60. Here is a Babylonian table of squares.

1 Row, 2 Rows, and 3 Rows
Babylonian Mathematics relies on base 60. Here is a Babylonian table of squares.

How to Decode the Table of Squares
How to Decode the Table of Squares

How Did Achilles Die? - Learn Through Pictures
The death of Achilles by an arrow and the connection with the story of the Achilles Heel. Page 9.

Achilles Photo Essay - 1. Achilles and Ajax
Achilles was the quintessential Greek hero of the Trojan War. Here are photos of objects showing Achilles.

Genealogy of Achilles
This is the genealogy of the Greek hero Achilles

Peleus and Thetis - Parents of Achilles
Peleus and Thetis - Parents of Achilles

Achilles Kills Memnon
Achilles kills Memnon. Ancient/Classical History.

Achilles and Patroclus
Achilles and his friend Patroclus.

Thetis Brings the Armor to Achilles
Thetis Brings Armor to Achilles. Ancient/Classical History.

Achilles Kills Hector and Then Dishonors Him
Achilles kills Hector and then dishonors him by dragging his corpse.

Bath of Achilles
Bath of Achilles. Ancient/Classical History.

Types and Functions of the Ancient Roman Priests
Types and Functions of the Ancient Roman Priests.

Extent of Ancient Persia
Introduction to Ancient Persia and the Persian Empire.

Everything You Need to Know About Plato's Famous School
Plato’s School or Academy was an informal society of intellectuals who shared a common interests in studying philosophy, mathematics and astronomy.

101 Roman History Terms to Know
101 hyperlinked terms or names important for the history of Ancient Rome.