Example of living in Old stone age

Paleolithic – Old stone age

Palaeolithic, paleolithic (Greek: palaios-old and lithos-stone) or Old Stone Age   was period that fully...
Heads of bronze axes.

Economy of Eneolithic period

Eneolithic people after conquering production of metal tools significantly expanded the scope of their...

Ancient History

Example of Hyksos Warriors

Horse in Ancient Egypt

The horse is not native to ancient Egyptians and the exact date of its...
Ashur-nasir-pal-II relief in Brooklyn Museum. Image source:

Second rise of Assyria (884-612. BC)

Ashuranasirpal II (Ashur-nasir-pal)  (884-859 BC) made the foundations of military power in Assyria. Historians...
Modern style of Alexandria Library

Ancient Library of Alexandria

The most celebrated library of the ancient world was established in Alexandria, Egypt, in...
Tammuz, alabaster relief from Ashur, c. 1500 bc; in the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Germany

Religions of Ancient Mesopotamia

Religions of Mesopotamia appeared in Sumerians culture and other peoples of Mesopotamia developed it;...

Medieval history

Medieval castle

Periodization of the European Middle Ages

Picture of the European Middle Ages or Medieval history is founded on several, deeply...
Mausoleum of Theodoric (king of Ostroghots) in Ravenna

Theodoric the Great as king of Italy (493 – 526)

King Theodoric led 100,000 Ostrogoths to Italy, about 20,000 of them were warriors. He...
Gundobad statue in Geneva (Switzerland)

Kingdom of the Burgundy (406-534)

The Burgundians were an east-Germanic tribe. Firstly they were settling around the Baltic Sea,...

Knight and Medieval Jousting

The medieval tournament is one of the enduring images of the Middle Ages, with...

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