When learning about ancient history the different civilisations might be hard to delineate and define in your mind. However, a great starting place are peoples known as the cradle of civilisation. These civilisation include the Indus Valley, Ancient Egypt, Ancient China and, today’s focus, Ancient Mesopotamia. A people known for their early writing and economic system, in this article we’re refering to the period … Read More Where is Mesopotamia? And other questions on Ancient Babylon you want the answers to
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If you read any literature about ancient history, you’ll often hear of the Indus Valley Civilisation as one of the first of the world civilisations. It’s intrigued historians for generations and has been the focus of various books and documentaries. However, today we want to demystify some of the frequently answered questions about this civilisation as well as give you a guide to the … Read More Indus Valley Civilisation – What is the Indus Valley Civilisation? Can I collect their art?
When you want to start learning about ancient history, the vast range of books available can be overwhelming. Especially as books on the ancient past can span from the over simplified to the dense and very academic. In this list of books we’ve tried to find a balance between the two. These best books about ancient history should be easy, informative reads that are … Read More 15 Best Books about Ancient History – A Guide for Beginners
As we approach the weekend, many of us history fanatics like to relax and learn about our favourite historical periods. However, it can be difficult to know what documentaries are good quality and what is worth watching when there are so many out there. Here at Pax Romana, we’re passionate about sharing ancient history and making it accessible to all. So, here are 5 … Read More 5 Ancient History Documentaries to Watch this Weekend