Darius I (c. 550-486 BCE), also known as Darius the Great, was...
The Life of Antisthenes of Athens in Diogenes Laertius
Antisthenes (c. 445-365 BCE) was a Greek philosopher who founded...
Cyprus is a large island located in the eastern Mediterranean Sea...
Lysander (d. 395 BCE) was a Spartan statesman and general who famously...
Religion in the Ancient World
Religion (from the Latin Religio, meaning 'restraint,'...
Canaan was the name of a large and prosperous ancient country...
Susa was one of the oldest cities in the world and...
Ancient Armenia, located in the south Caucasus area of Eurasia...
Xenophon's Defense of Socrates
Xenophon (430-354 BCE) was an early disciple of Socrates and...
Alexander the Great & the Burning of Persepolis
In the year 330 BCE Alexander the Great conquered the Persian capital...
The Babylonians: Unifiers of Mesopotamia
The Babylonians began their rise to power in the region of Mesopotamia...
Cyrus the great's private palace at Pasargadae. This palace is...