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Scotland is a country which, today, comprises the northern part...
Vercingetorix (82-46 BCE) was a Gallic chieftain who rallied the...
Marcus Annaeus Lucanus
Marcus Annaeus Lucanus (39-65 CE), grandson of Seneca the Elder...
Was Cleopatra Beautiful?
The idea that Cleopatra VII (69-30 BCE), the famous last queen...
The Battle of Pharsalus
Pharsalus, in eastern Greece, was the site of a decisive battle...
Administrative & Government Buildings of the Roman Forum
The roman Forum (Forum Romanum) was the main and central forum...
What happened to the Great Library at Alexandria?
Once the largest library in the ancient world, and containing works...
Lucius Cornelius Sulla: Guardian or Enemy of the Roman Republic?
For centuries, Lucius Cornelius Sulla has been reviled as a maniacal...
Aztec Food & Agriculture
The Aztec civilization, which flourished in central Mexico between...
The Brothers Gracchi: The Tribunates of Tiberius & Gaius Gracchus
Tiberius and Gaius Gracchus were a pair of tribunes of the plebs...
The Battle of Colmar (58 BCE): Caesar against Ariovistus
The Battle of Colmar (58 BCE): one of the first battles of the...
Caesar As Dictator: His Impact on the City of Rome
During his reign as dictator from 49-44 BC, Julius Caesar had a...