A famous passage of Xenophon goes as follows (Xen. Hell. 1.4.3):
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Cyrus had a letter with him, bearing the King’s seal … among other things it contained these words: I am sending Cyrus down to the coast as…
Specialists in ancient Southwest Asia do not always name and define the special accented characters which they use to transcribe words in languages like Aramaic, Babylonian, Sumerian, and Old Persian. 847 more words
In Achaemenid Empire,dressmaking was most women’s job.Some did more simple things,While some others performed needlework and complex patterns for dress.
One of princess’ maids called Vesta,had a daughter ,the same years old as princess.One day she was working on princess’ dress with other seamstresses,taking about her daughter’s mischief and intelligence. 293 more words
The conquests of Alexander the Great mark one of the most important moments in Western history. It made Greece the pre-eminent political and cultural power of the Eastern Mediterranean, only rivalled Rome and Carthage. 563 more words