Darius I (c. 550-486 BCE), also known as Darius the Great, was the third Persian King of the Achaemenid Empire. His reign...
Battle of Issus
The Battle of Issus (5th November, 333 BCE) was Alexander the Great's second battle against the Persian army and...
The Battle of Gaugamela, 331 BCE
After securing the eastern Mediterranean seaboard and Egypt, Alexander the Great pushed east into Mesopotamia with the intention...
East of the Zagros Mountains, a high plateau stretches off towards India. While Egypt was rising up against the Hyksos...
Battle of Gaugamela
The Battle of Gaugamela (1st October 331 BCE, also known as the Battle of Arbela) was the final meeting between Alexander...
Miltiades (c. 555-489 BCE) was the Athenian general who defeated the Persians at the Battle of Marathon in 490 BCE...