Contact & Legal


We're a small non-profit organisation dedicated to giving highest-quality history content to the world's history enthusiasts, teachers, and students for free.

Ancient History Encyclopedia is the global leader in ancient history content online, boasting the highest number of monthly visitors of any dedicated website.


Board of Directors

Jan van der Crabben, CEO & Founder (jan.vandercrabben AT

Mark Cartwright, Publishing Director (mark.cartwright AT

Joshua Mark, Editor (joshua.mark AT

James Wiener, Communications Director (james.wiener AT



3 Hadmans Close
West Sussex
RH12 1JJ
United Kingdom


General Contact

editor AT
+44 7450 101073


Media Contact

pr AT
+1 941-544-7375


Legal Information

We are a non-profit limited company, registered company #08107316 in the UK.

You can also view our memorandum and articles of incorporation, to understand how we operate (see especially 4. Specific Objects).



We believe in copyright and do everything to respect it. We do our best to make sure that all our content does not violate any copyright or intellectual property, but the authors are responsible for making sure that they do not plagiarize and that they respect copyright. All content on this site is used for non-commercial educational purposes, as we are a non-profit organization.

If you believe that we are in breach of any copyright, please don't sue us. Simply contact us and we will take the content off the site immediately.


Terms of Use

All content on this site is protected by a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 license, unless otherwise stated. You will find a copyright notice under any material protected by copyright (or other licenses) on this site.

If you wish to use any of our content for commercial purposes, please contact us.



In short: We don't collect any data we don't need, and we will never give your data away to third parties unless we are required to do so by law. We use third-party services (such as Google Analytics) that will collect more data, which we cannot control. Please read our privacy policy for more information.