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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Was Hercules an African super hero before he became a Greek god? 140Rood, June 10ignore
Best translations of the claasics 76jsimonharris, January 17ignore
Loeb Classical Library 327DocentCouncil, December 2016ignore
Norton Critical Edition of Ancient laws? 5timspalding, December 2016ignore
Iliad by George Chapman 3shikari, December 2016ignore
Best classical literature for children? 29timspalding, October 2016ignore
George Grote's History of Greece 4shikari, October 2016ignore
Beginning Greek, Again and Again 10cs80, September 2016ignore
Centurion 12shikari, September 2016ignore
Oxford Red Commentaries 6shikari, September 2016ignore
Oldest Extant Manuscripts of Ancient Works 11shikari, August 2016ignore
First Farmers 3stellarexplorer, July 2016ignore
Philistines cemetery 4cpg, July 2016ignore
Meditations? 19anthonywillard, June 2016ignore
Historians Admit To Inventing Ancient Greeks 49PhaedraB, May 2016ignore
History In the News - Part IX 216binders, May 2016ignore
Roman Glass Factory Discovered in Israel 5timspalding, April 2016ignore
"Making a Monster" 5timspalding, March 2016ignore
Dumb Cuneiform 18DylanCallens, March 2016ignore
Babylon Astronomy Cuneiform Tablet 5_Zoe_, February 2016ignore
Ancient Greek Hero course 1richardbsmith, January 2016ignore
Christopher Logue's War Music 11CarltonC, November 2015ignore
Ancient Greek Fort of Acra Discovered 2stellarexplorer, November 2015ignore
Extinct kind of tree revived 5anthonywillard, August 2015ignore
Classics of India 11henkl, August 2015ignore
The New Iliad Translation 9shikari, June 2015ignore
Works Similar to Homer's Iliad 46Colby_Glass, June 2015ignore
Bending Pilum 4Ammianus, June 2015ignore
On William Marshall 7Betelgeuse, June 2015ignore
Hello Y'all! 9MarysGirl, June 2015ignore
Greeks at War: Homer at Troy (edx / MOOC) 1cs80, April 2015ignore
Ancient History Magazine 15marieke54, March 2015ignore
The Western Roman Empire is Falling 44Ammianus, February 2015ignore
Roman soldiers and Homer 1robertajl, February 2015ignore
Loeb classical library 11WMGOATGRUFF, January 2015ignore
Unlocking Scrolls Preserved in Vesuvius' Eruption 6RabidGerbil, January 2015ignore
"The Story of Sinuhe" 3setnahkt, January 2015ignore
Army of Cambyses 4BarkingMatt, December 2014ignore
Latin classes 20MarysGirl, July 2014ignore
How do you organize your books? :-) 222nandadevi, July 2014ignore
Benjamin Jowett's Plato 33JohnSophist, July 2014ignore
Climate Change Theory Support for Bronze Age Collapse 11richardbsmith, May 2014ignore
Aeneid quote at the 9/11 Memorial 9messpots, April 2014ignore
Satellites Reveal "New" Mesopotamian Archaeology Sites 1NLytle, April 2014ignore
One Fun Dinner by the Classics Dept 8anthonywillard, April 2014ignore
Attila the Hun? 13timspalding, April 2014ignore
Online annotated Latin and Greek Reading Texts from Dickinson College 10anthonywillard, March 2014ignore
100 Books to Read in a Lifetime (That Are Older Than 200 Years) 28affle, February 2014ignore
New poems by Sappho 2MMcM, February 2014ignore
Looking for good Ancient Egyptian, Assyrian, Hittite, etc military history books 7quicksiva, February 2014ignore
Ian Hughes' bad news 3MarysGirl, February 2014ignore
Looking for a good biography (or "life and times" type of book) on Nero. 7rolandperkins, January 2014ignore
Rome: The Aurelian Wall 3anthonywillard, January 2014ignore
What I hope to read in 2014. 9nathanielcampbell, December 2013ignore
Was Socrates black? 145Sasongko, December 2013ignore
New Herodotus 18anthonywillard, November 2013ignore
Anyone doing the Coursera class on Greek Mythology? 13JerryMmm, November 2013ignore
Travelling in the Roman Empire--interactive transport map 10cemanuel, November 2013ignore
Loeb Price Increase Nov 15th 1NLytle, October 2013ignore
I take it, it's "Talk Like a Pirate" Day? 5MarysGirl, October 2013ignore
Middle Platonism and Neoplatonism sources 7cemanuel, September 2013ignore
Alfred Duggan! 27DinadansFriend, August 2013ignore
Where do you get your books? 167SteveJohnson, August 2013ignore
Why did Socrates refuse to write any books. 94PhaedraB, August 2013ignore
Cleopatra; A Life by Stacy Schiff 36southernbooklady, August 2013ignore
British Museum 19Petroglyph, August 2013ignore
Those celebrity Natufians -- Always in the News! 7anthonywillard, July 2013ignore
Classical Histories 39anthonywillard, June 2013ignore
Penguin classics with the Greek/Latin plus English? 4Feicht, May 2013ignore
Lindsay Powell's "Germanicus" ? 7Feicht, May 2013ignore
On Suetonius, and TV about Roman Art. 8guido47, May 2013ignore
Tirant Lo Blanc by Juan Martorell 6Dzerzhinsky, April 2013ignore
"Quo Vadis" find 12groovykinda, April 2013ignore
Aristotle for beginners 32vy0123, April 2013ignore
Cambridge Ancient History set 3oldfolkgc, February 2013ignore
The Chronicle of sapta Sindhu 10BarkingMatt, February 2013ignore
Julius Caesar 42myrnaq, February 2013ignore
KJV-Latin-Greek 31redic003, January 2013ignore
Greek Colonies Recommended Reading? 1webadr31, January 2013ignore
The Plot to Save Socrates 29PaulLev, January 2013ignore
2012 and all that end-of-the-world Maya stuff (yawn) 110stellarexplorer, January 2013ignore
Linguistics and the Ancient World 61shikari, January 2013ignore
Was the original Aryan Brotherhood an African Tribe? 43quicksiva, December 2012ignore
The Rarest Blue 7setnahkt, December 2012ignore
Peloponnesian War recommended reading 28cremorn, December 2012ignore
Recommended reading for Plato's Republic 7shikari, December 2012ignore
Insurgence of Cynicism 9GaiusJuliusCivilis, December 2012ignore
Recommendations for Rome's Christian turn? 32GaiusJuliusCivilis, December 2012ignore
"New" Indo-European Homeland Theory 42shikari, December 2012ignore
End of the Western Roman Empire 18gwernin, November 2012ignore
Pagans and Christians 79BarkingMatt, November 2012ignore
"Atlantis and Syracuse", by Gunnar Rudberg (1917) 2Thorwald_Franke, November 2012ignore
Homer 25BartGr., November 2012ignore
New book on the Roman Frontier on the Lower Rhine 11BarkingMatt, November 2012ignore
Ancient Cookery/Recipes 98Cynara, October 2012ignore
Off to teach hieroglyphs! 28setnahkt, October 2012ignore
Loeb's Heliodorus 3DanMat, September 2012ignore
Thalamus Publishing? 5lucaslyon, September 2012ignore
Donald Kagan: Introduction to Ancient Greek History. Lecture series. 22BarkingMatt, September 2012ignore

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