Acropolis (Athens, 5th century BC)
The world's most famous citadel, the Acropolis of Athens was built in the 5th century BC, during the Age of Pericles.
The phalanx formation was a military formation of the Greek heavy infantry.
Soldiers of the ancient Macedonian Kingdom were dreaded warriors.
Did the Romans really sow the lands of Carthage with salt?
Pharaoh Thutmose III defeated the rebellious coalition of Canaanite vassal states led by...
The screw pump commonly attributed to Archimedes made irrigation much more effective
The Gaul city Alesia, defended by Vercingetorix, was besieged by the Roman forces of...
Follow Alexander the Great's military campaigns!
Egyptian Pharaohs were respected as gods, they were lords of life and death.