Tacitus on Boudicca's Revolt
Tacitus (full name, Publius Gaius Cornelius Tacitus, ca. 56 &ndash...
The Battle of Kadesh & the Poem of Pentaur
The Poem of Pentaur is the official Egyptian record (along...
Herodotus: On The Customs of the Persians
Herodotus (484-425 BCE) the Greek historian who wrote extensively...
Parmenides & the Path of Truth
Parmenides (c. 485 BCE) lived and taught in Elea, a Greek...
Heraclitus of Ephesos (c. 500 BCE) saw a unity to the whole of...
Diodorus Siculus on Fate and Philip of Macedon
Diodorus Siculus, the 1st century BCE historian, took great pride...
Herodotus on Babylon
I:192. As to the resources of the Babylonians how great they...
Herodotus on the Egyptians
II:35. The Egyptians in agreement with their climate, which...
Herodotus on Animal Sacrifice in Egypt
II:38. The males of the ox kind they consider to belong to Epaphos...