Thucydides' historical account, History of the Peloponnesian War, is considered a classic, as well as being one of the earliest known history books.
American Philhellenes came to the aid of the Greek people during the Greek Revolution of 1821 and became brothers in arms for liberation.
An estimated four out of 10 women in Africa use skin lightening products, a risky process that dates back to ancient times.
Neaera was a child slave from fourth century BCE Athens whose life is sorrowful. She was put on trial and caught amid petty politics.
Customs, flavors and rituals linking food to the sacred and divine had an enormous upheaval during the time of Alexander the Great.
The Santorini icon painter, whose work is exhibited around the world, is a quirky fellow-- intelligent, quick wit and maybe eccentric..
At its peak, the Ottoman Empire spanned three continents, controlling a vast part of Southeastern Europe, the Middle East, and North Africa.
Alexander the Great had an enormous influence on the ancient world as a result of the Greek conqueror's military campaigns, including Egypt.
The American Indigenous History and their colonization by Europeans represents one of the most significant global events related to archeology, culture and human history.