Ancient History

Group for talking about ancient history, particularly Greek and Roman, but also including that of other ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern peoples.

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PinnedIntroduce yourself!28 ulæste / 28Avamerhist, august 2023
Reading - April 20241 ulæst / 1Avamerhist, onsdag 5:57am
Currently Reading…2 ulæste / 2Avamerhist, august 2023
Tacitus Annals and History3 ulæste / 3riskedom, februar 2023
Lost Roman emperor Sponsian ... really?2 ulæste / 2AndreasJ, november 2022
The Last Great War of Antiquity2 ulæste / 2Birlinn, februar 2022
Evidence of Early Up-right Walking Humans?3 ulæste / 3stellarexplorer, januar 2022
The Diadochi24 ulæste / 24cmhladik, januar 2022
New Denisova Fossile Find2 ulæste / 2AndreasJ, januar 2022
Attenborough and the Mammoth Graveyard on TV 30 Dec '212 ulæste / 2stellarexplorer, december 2021
Thucydides5 ulæste / 5riskedom, december 2021
Classical Philosophy by Peter Adamson book no#5005 ulæste / 5riskedom, oktober 2021
The Armies of the Trojan War1 ulæst / 1Gordopolis, oktober 2021
Found: 2,000 Year-old Roman Ship1 ulæst / 1Rood, august 2021
Best translations of the claasics80 ulæste / 80shikari, juli 2021
Epic of Gilgamesh12 ulæste / 12Edward, februar 2021
Herodotus Reread of Book I19 ulæste / 19riskedom, februar 2021
Classics vs. US history / Cherokee Constitution2 ulæste / 2genesisdiem, januar 2021
questionnaire2 ulæste / 2stellarexplorer, december 2020
Origin of Greek civilization3 ulæste / 3JacobKirckman, november 2020
New DNA Research: Vikings Not All Scandinavian3 ulæste / 3shikari, oktober 2020
Earliest Evidence for Human in the Americas2 ulæste / 2mnleona, august 2020
Neanderthals ate sharks and dolphins6 ulæste / 6MarthaJeanne, april 2020
Lost Fragment of Ancient Continent Discovered ...!1 ulæst / 1Rood, marts 2020
New Sumerian find1 ulæst / 1Crypto-Willobie, februar 2020
Loeb Classical Library336 ulæste / 336ironjaw, januar 2020
Neanderthals on the Islands of the Aegean Sea ... 200,000 years ago1 ulæst / 1Rood, oktober 2019
First Americans Came By Sea4 ulæste / 4madpoet, august 2019
The Hittites: a civilization almost lost to history1 ulæst / 1Gordopolis, juni 2019
[Prehistoric and Roman Essex] by James Kemble2 ulæste / 2MarthaJeanne, april 2019
Did climate change undermine the Byzantine Empire?2 ulæste / 2cemanuel, april 2019
Ancient Stone Circle (Not Very Ancient)3 ulæste / 3Crypto-Willobie, februar 2019
Christian Marek, In the land of a thousand gods2 ulæste / 2MarthaJeanne, januar 2019
Newly Discovered 4,000 year-old Egyptian Tomb1 ulæst / 1Rood, december 2018
"Lost" city of Tenea found in Greece1 ulæst / 1Rood, november 2018
Lives of the Eminent Philosophers6 ulæste / 6shikari, oktober 2018
The Gothic War 376-382 AD3 ulæste / 3Gordopolis, juli 2018
Oldest text of the Odyssey (not)6 ulæste / 6Nicole_VanK, juli 2018
The Western Roman Empire is Falling45 ulæste / 45Arminij, juli 2018
History In the News - Part IX217 ulæste / 217varielle, maj 2018
roman ruins found under new metro stop in Rome4 ulæste / 4mnleona, maj 2018
Reading List for 201836 ulæste / 36pmackey, april 2018
Found: 4,400 Year-old Egyptian Burial Chamber2 ulæste / 2MarthaJeanne, februar 2018
Alexander the Great - Robin Lane Fox10 ulæste / 10timspalding, januar 2018
Iliad Editions5 ulæste / 5shikari, januar 2018
Just in time fro Xmas!6 ulæste / 6PossMan, november 2017
Oldest Extant Manuscripts of Ancient Works16 ulæste / 16anthonywillard, november 2017
Was Hercules an African super hero before he became a Greek god?141 ulæste / 141Rood, juni 2017
Norton Critical Edition of Ancient laws?5 ulæste / 5timspalding, december 2016
Iliad by George Chapman3 ulæste / 3shikari, december 2016
Best classical literature for children?29 ulæste / 29timspalding, oktober 2016
George Grote's History of Greece4 ulæste / 4shikari, oktober 2016
Beginning Greek, Again and Again10 ulæste / 10cs80, september 2016
Centurion12 ulæste / 12shikari, september 2016
Oxford Red Commentaries6 ulæste / 6shikari, september 2016
First Farmers3 ulæste / 3stellarexplorer, juli 2016
Philistines cemetery4 ulæste / 4cpg, juli 2016
Meditations?19 ulæste / 19anthonywillard, juni 2016
Historians Admit To Inventing Ancient Greeks49 ulæste / 49PhaedraB, maj 2016
Roman Glass Factory Discovered in Israel5 ulæste / 5timspalding, april 2016
"Making a Monster"5 ulæste / 5timspalding, marts 2016
Dumb Cuneiform18 ulæste / 18DylanCallens, marts 2016
Babylon Astronomy Cuneiform Tablet5 ulæste / 5_Zoe_, februar 2016
Ancient Greek Hero course1 ulæst / 1richardbsmith, januar 2016
Christopher Logue's War Music11 ulæste / 11CarltonC, november 2015
Ancient Greek Fort of Acra Discovered2 ulæste / 2stellarexplorer, november 2015
Extinct kind of tree revived5 ulæste / 5anthonywillard, august 2015
Classics of India11 ulæste / 11henkl, august 2015
The New Iliad Translation9 ulæste / 9shikari, juni 2015
Works Similar to Homer's Iliad46 ulæste / 46Colby_Glass, juni 2015
Bending Pilum4 ulæste / 4Ammianus, juni 2015
On William Marshall7 ulæste / 7Betelgeuse, juni 2015
Hello Y'all!9 ulæste / 9MarysGirl, juni 2015
Greeks at War: Homer at Troy (edx / MOOC)1 ulæst / 1cs80, april 2015
Ancient History Magazine15 ulæste / 15marieke54, marts 2015
Roman soldiers and Homer1 ulæst / 1robertajl, februar 2015
Loeb classical library11 ulæste / 11WMGOATGRUFF, januar 2015
Unlocking Scrolls Preserved in Vesuvius' Eruption6 ulæste / 6RabidGerbil, januar 2015
"The Story of Sinuhe"3 ulæste / 3setnahkt, januar 2015
Army of Cambyses4 ulæste / 4Nicole_VanK, december 2014
Latin classes20 ulæste / 20MarysGirl, juli 2014
How do you organize your books? :-)222 ulæste / 222nandadevi, juli 2014
Benjamin Jowett's Plato33 ulæste / 33JohnSophist, juli 2014
Climate Change Theory Support for Bronze Age Collapse11 ulæste / 11richardbsmith, maj 2014
Aeneid quote at the 9/11 Memorial9 ulæste / 9messpots, april 2014
Satellites Reveal "New" Mesopotamian Archaeology Sites1 ulæst / 1NLytle, april 2014
One Fun Dinner by the Classics Dept8 ulæste / 8anthonywillard, april 2014
Attila the Hun?13 ulæste / 13timspalding, april 2014
Online annotated Latin and Greek Reading Texts from Dickinson College10 ulæste / 10anthonywillard, marts 2014
100 Books to Read in a Lifetime (That Are Older Than 200 Years)28 ulæste / 28affle, februar 2014
New poems by Sappho2 ulæste / 2MMcM, februar 2014
Looking for good Ancient Egyptian, Assyrian, Hittite, etc military history books7 ulæste / 7quicksiva, februar 2014
Ian Hughes' bad news3 ulæste / 3MarysGirl, februar 2014
Looking for a good biography (or "life and times" type of book) on Nero.7 ulæste / 7rolandperkins, januar 2014
Rome: The Aurelian Wall3 ulæste / 3anthonywillard, januar 2014
What I hope to read in 2014.9 ulæste / 9nathanielcampbell, december 2013
Was Socrates black?145 ulæste / 145Sasongko, december 2013
New Herodotus18 ulæste / 18anthonywillard, november 2013
Anyone doing the Coursera class on Greek Mythology?13 ulæste / 13JerryMmm, november 2013
Travelling in the Roman Empire--interactive transport map10 ulæste / 10cemanuel, november 2013
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