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Antimachus I Tetradrachm
Imageby Mark Cartwright

Antimachus I Tetradrachm

Silver tetradrachm from Bactria, reign of Antimachus I, 185-170 BCE. O: Head of Antimachus I. (R: Poseidon).
Demetrius I Tetradrachm
Imageby Mark Cartwright

Demetrius I Tetradrachm

Silver tetradrachm from Bactria, reign of Demetrius I, 205-171 BCE. O: Head of Demetrius I. R: Hercules.
Greco-Persian Wars
Imageby Kelly Macquire

Greco-Persian Wars

The Greco-Persian Wars or Persian Wars were a series of battles in the 5th century BCE between Greece and Persia. This series of wars consisted of some famous battles; Marathon, Thermopylae, Salamis and Plataea which resulted in a Greek victory...
Greco-Roman Colossus (Artist's Impression)
Imageby Mohawk Games

Greco-Roman Colossus (Artist's Impression)

An artist's depiction of a Greco-Roman colossal statue. From the game Old World.
Greco-Roman Temple in Nubia
Imageby UNESCO / Laurenza

Greco-Roman Temple in Nubia

Greco-Roman Temple, the largest in Nubia after the temples at Abu Simbel, constructed at the time of Augustus upon another building from the 15th century BCE. Kalabsha, Nubia, Egypt - October 1959
Greco-Roman Oracle (Artist's Impression)
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Greco-Roman Oracle (Artist's Impression)

An artist's depiction of a Greco-Roman city and its oracle. From the game Old World.
Silk Road
Definitionby Joshua J. Mark

Silk Road

The Silk Road was a network of ancient trade routes, formally established during the Han Dynasty of China in 130 BCE, which linked the regions of the ancient world in commerce between 130 BCE-1453 CE. The Silk Road was not a single route...
Early Christianity
Articleby Rebecca Denova

Early Christianity

Emerging from a small sect of Judaism in the 1st century CE, early Christianity absorbed many of the shared religious, cultural, and intellectual traditions of the Greco-Roman world. In traditional histories of Western culture, the emergence...
Christianity
Definitionby John S. Knox

Christianity

Christianity is a monotheistic, deontological, grass-roots, Jewish sectarian movement that focuses upon the life, teachings, and mission of Jesus of Nazareth (also known as Jesus the Christ). It began in Jerusalem in Judea in the 1st century...
Celtic Warfare
Definitionby Jeffrey King

Celtic Warfare

The Celts were a linguistic group which spanned across a wide geographic area and included numerous cultures and ethnicities. Because of this fact, the traditions, practices, and lifestyles of Celtic-speaking peoples varied considerably...
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