Roman Games, Chariot Races & Spectacle
If there was one thing the Roman people loved it was spectacle...
Red figure Greek ceramic phiale or tray depicting Nike with chariot...
Sacred Trees of Europe
Trees were worshiped all around ancient Europe in different ways...
The Impenetrable Wall: Roman Body Armour
Dr Mike Bishop speaks (and is aided by live demonstrations) about...
Ancient Egypt: the Mythology - Hapi
The Osiris Legend
. . . . The story of Osiris is one of Egypts most ancient myths...
The first Indo-Greek kingdom appeared circa 190 BCE may when the...
Some new hypotheses on the problems of the Indo-Greek kingdoms
Warning: See the definitions of Greco-Bactrian and Indo-Greek Kingdoms...
Herod the Great
Herod I, or Herod the Great (c. 75 – 4 BCE), was the king...
The Life of Aristippus in Diogenes Laertius
Aristippus of Cyrene (c. 435-356 BCE) was a hedonistic Greek philosopher...